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Gayle Kabaker: Holiday Dreams

Posted by Workbook on 12/18/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustrationMotion
Gayle Kabaker illustrated this Holiday Greeting from Revolution Dancewear. Check out her behind-the-scenes process and the full animation below.





Peter Donnelly Goes Retro

Posted by Workbook on 12/17/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
Award winning Illustrator Peter Donnelly has been in the spotlight as of late, with his work receiving acclaim and interviews on several prominent illustration sites, including The Stable and The Artist Says...

His work has a vintage, mid-20th century appeal with an emphasis on stylised design resulting in a funky and humorous style that makes people smile, and of course, buy things. Peter's work has been featured on Drawn, IllustrationAge and The Little Chimp Society as well as being awarded by American Illustration, The Creative Quarterly Journal and 3X3 Pro-Illustration and Childrens Books showcase. Take a look at a few examples of his work below and check out his interviews with The Stable HERE and The Artist Says... HERE.







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Sharif Tarabay illustrates the London Sun Christmas Cover

Posted by Workbook on 12/17/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
Illustrator Sharif Tarabay's latest cover shows Santa taking a brief break from delivering millions (or perhaps billions) of presents to enjoy some TV and cookies. See more from Sharif HERE.

Karen Greenberg for 40 Weeks

Posted by Workbook on 12/15/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
Karen Greenberg illustrated and designed for BigBelli Productions' 40 Weeks documentary, that delves into each week of a woman's pregnancy by interviewing moms about their own personal experiences. It was released in November of 2014.


Good Tidings from the Workbook Family

Posted by Workbook on 12/15/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
The holidays are upon us, and the Workbook family is ready to spread some holiday cheer.

Here are a few festive items to look for this month:

Margaret Berg designed this year's Godiva Chocolate Collector's Tin.

Elvis Swift has teamed up again with Crate&Barrel to create some beautiful pieces perfect for this time of year. Check out some of the collection below:




Bruce MacPherson lent his talent to a new card game called Last Letter.


James Nelson designed this year's commemorative Neiman Marcus snow globe, his third collaboration with the department store.


Jacob Thomas creates art for Prince William and the Mayor of New York City

Posted by Workbook on 12/12/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
Illustrator Jacob Thomas has worked for Shutterstock to create these unique and beautiful illustrations as gifts for Prince William and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. Titled Connectivity, each illustration features one city front and center, with the other still visible in the upper corner, symbolizing the connection between these two global metropolises. Take a look at both pieces below, as well as a photo and video clip of Jacob presenting his work to Prince William on his visit to Shutterstock's NYC headquarters.







The Duke of Cambridge Visits Shutterstock's NYC Headquarters from Shutterstock on Vimeo.

Peter Horjus: Hemispheres

Posted by Workbook on 12/11/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
Below is new editorial illustration work by Peter Horjus for United Airlines in-flight magazine Hemispheres. The writer of the story, Chris Wright, goes to an event and rubs elbows with Bill Gates, Bill Clinton and Bono. He sets out to interview these A-listers, only to be ignored.

Jacqueline Bissett: Festive Ladies at Asda

Posted by Workbook on 12/09/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesGalleriesHeadlineIllustration








These home products are for sale at Asda and are illustrated by Jacqueline Bissett.

Jacqueline had to get festive early this year to create these retro ladies for a duvet cover and shower curtain. They are for sale now at the popular supermarket and are a fantastic addition to your usual Christmas decorations! Take a look at the duvet cover and the shower curtain from at Asda range.

Marjorie Muns Illustrates Man's Best Friend

Posted by Workbook on 12/08/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesGalleriesHeadlineIllustration
Illustrator and watercolorist Marjorie Muns, represented by Hedge Graphics, completed this commissioned painting of a client’s beloved deceased Labrador. Muns specializes in food and still life art but also enjoys doing animal subjects. This represents another piece in a commissioned series on man’s best friend.



Below are some additional animal portraits from Marjorie.







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Gabriel Moreno's 2014 in Review

Posted by Workbook on 12/04/2014 — Filed under:  FeaturesHeadlineIllustration
The end of the year is always a nice moment to look back on all that has transpired. The last twelve months have been full of interesting and cool works. To all those who have supported me, involved me in your projects, and encouraged me with your emails and comments on social networks, thank you!- Gabriel Moreno

PROJECT / HARE SIZE / 200 x 112 cm TECHNIQUE / Pencil, Bic pen, Pilot pen, watercolor, and digital.
BASE / Hahnemühle paper 320 g. Mounted on wood and varnished, 2014.

PROJECT / VODKA CRUISER CLIENT / Vodka Cruiser AGENCY / Cummins Partners Melbourne. 2014.
One of the six illustrations carried out for the last marketing campaign for the brand Vodka Cruiser. The images were used for both online content as well as exterior billboards: Festival Coachella, Festival MTV, etc. They were also incorporated into the Vodka Cruiser Summer Collection 2014.

PROJECT / EROTIC STORIES BY JUAN JOSÉ MILLÁS CLIENT / Interviú Magazine, 2014.
One of the illustrations completed for the series of erotic stories by the author and journalist Juan José Millás for the Magazine Interviú during the summer of 2014.
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