Illustration

Pros and Cons of Freelancing: 10 Things Every Freelancer Understands

Pros and Cons of Freelancing: 10 Things Every Freelancer Understands

What are the pros and cons of freelancing? You’ve probably heard a lot about the freelance life. Is it preferable? Healthy? Anxiety-inducing? Like anything else, it can be any or all three, depending on your goals. So, how can you know if it’s right for you? Today we’ll discuss the pros and cons of freelancing:…

21 Inspiring Instagram Accounts for Maximum Creativity
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21 Inspiring Instagram Accounts for Maximum Creativity

What are the most inspiring Instagram accounts for artists? You may have had a teacher who reminded you over and over, “Creativity doesn’t happen in a vacuum.” And you may have thought, “That’s great and all, but if I’m not waiting for creativity to strike, how am I supposed to get inspired?” If you’ve ever…

10 Alabama Graphic Designers and Artists You Will Want to Hire
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10 Alabama Graphic Designers and Artists You Will Want to Hire

Who are the best Alabama graphic designers? There’s no question that the Heart of Dixie has a lot of character, history, and… well, heart. With its big personality and rivaling college football teams, there’s a lot in Alabama to love. Still, as a creative, you don’t want to overlook the thriving art culture currently at…

The 10 Best Art Box Subscription Services You Need to Try

The 10 Best Art Box Subscription Services You Need to Try

What is the best art box subscription? Despite the instant gratification of the internet, it seems people still enjoy snail mail from time to time… once a month, to be exact. Subscription boxes have become a way of life for both consumers and businesses. People who aspire to become professional artists must avail these services….

These Tennessee Designers Will Be the Only Tens You See
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These Tennessee Designers Will Be the Only Tens You See

Who are some of the best graphic designers from Tennessee? Jeremy Cowart Derrick Castle Kyle Jones Derik Hobbs Jenean Morrison Andrew Wierzba Coco Lundy Shane O’Brien Kalyn Smith Shane Helm Justin Helton Marcus Williamson Amber Brannon If you saw our post on KY designers, you know the south’s art scene is nothing to sneeze at—and…

30 Illustrated Logos & Branding Designs
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30 Illustrated Logos & Branding Designs

Company branding affects every area of design including print and digital work. Hand-drawn illustration is a magnificent tool for building recognizable branding within a particular business. Although it is more of a complicated skillset, your design work will improve dramatically if you just keep practicing. This gallery includes 30 outstanding illustrated branding concepts you can…

30 Unique Website Designs with Illustrated Graphics
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30 Unique Website Designs with Illustrated Graphics

In the realm of digital illustration there’s a lot to be learned from web design. Many layouts rely on illustrated vector graphics to enhance branding, content, and functionality. In fact modern illustration design and web design seem to be closely interlinked through a very systematic methodology. I’ve put together a series of websites featuring illustrated…

Illustrator: Using Swift as a powerful 3D Illustration Tool

Illustrator: Using Swift as a powerful 3D Illustration Tool

If you don’t know what Swift is, it’s relatively new software by Electric Rain that specializes in rendering 3D vector animations. For the most part, Swift3D is intended to be used in conjunction with Flash, to allow you to model and animate in 3d, and import your Swift animations into the Flash environment. It works…