Archive for the Inspiration Category

FYI Monday: Expressive Portrait Illustrations by Florian Nicolle

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Florian Nicolle is a French illustrator and graphic designer working under the name of NEO. He works in both print and web, but my favourite works are Florian’s traditional portrait illustrations. They’re absolutely gorgeous and have a great raw feeling to them. For more inspiration visit Florian Nicolle’s portfolio or check out his Behance site. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Swiss Style Collages by Christiana Couceiro

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Chrisitiana Couceira is a freelance illustrator, working and living in Lisbon, Portugal. Her style is a great mix between retro Swiss graphic design and traditional collages. In recent times she worked with clients such as The New York Times, Neon Gold Records and Audi. I’m a big fan of minimal and clean design and hope you are too. For more inspiration make sure to visit Christiana’s portfolio. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Beautiful Gig Posters by the Silent Giants

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Brian Larson, Ed Knight and Chris Everhart are the Silent Giants, a design studio located in Detroit best known for their beautiful screenprinted gig posters. As an avid music lover I’m always on the lookout for gorgeous prints promoting bands and shows. Each of the Silent Giants’ artworks are stunning. Below is only a small selection, so make sure to visit their portfolio for more inspiring work. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Photo Manipulations by Darren Hopes

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Darren Hopes is a UK-based digital artist working as freelance designer under the name of Spiral Studio. His photo manipulations all have a combination of vintage & fantasy feel to them. Make sure to visit Darren’s portfolio at athomeinspace.com for more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Illustrative Type by Jessica Hische

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Jessica Hische is a talented typographer and illustrator working in Brooklyn, New York. Her inspiring typography and illustration skills were picked up by clients such as American Express, Penguin Books and The New York Times to name only a few. Find below a selection of Jessica’s work. Please visit her portfolio at jessicahische.com for even more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Gorgeous Designs by Paul Lee

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Paul Lee is a designer working out of Los Angeles, California. Clients include Adobe, Lexus and Google to name only a few. Paul’s design style is a mixture between illustration and digital art, combining geometric shapes with organic textures and vibrant colour schemes. If you enjoy his work make sure to visit Paul’s portfolio for more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Vibrant Illustrations by David Carron

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
David Carron is a young visual artist focusing on illustration and graphic design from St.Louis Missouri. David freelances under the creative identity Avadav. Combining both digital and traditional mediums, he forms unique content for both print and web media. Find below a selection of his beautiful works. For more inspiration make sure to visit David’s portfolio and follow him on Twitter. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Typography by Tom Lane aka Ginger Monkey

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday Series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.
Tom Lane works as a graphic designer and illustrator under the alias Ginger Monkey. Currently he lives in Bristol (UK). Tom’s best known for his floral typography designs which landed him clients such as BMW, Coca-Cola and Sony Ericsson. Many of you might have come across his designs before, but make sure to visit his recently updated portfolio for more inspiration or follow him on Twitter. + Continue Reading