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    Mar 2014

    Vera Brosgol

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    Storyboard and comic artist Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, but has lived in the United States since the age of five. She contributed to 3 volumes the Flight anthologies and gained broad recognition with her first graphic novel, Anya’s Ghost. Published in 2011 by First Second Books, it won Brosgol an Will Eisner award in Best Publication for Teens.

    You can check out more of Vera Brosgol’s work on her website. She has not updated her blog in a short while, but you can have plenty of fun sieving through the archive, where you can find posts like this, about her process.

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    Mar 2014

    Kyle Smart

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    Presenting Kyle Smart. Part-time tutor at Bristol UWE, member of the Drawn In Bristol collective, and full time freelance Illustrator. Predominately working in editorial illustration, he creates images for magazines and book covers. Some of his previous clients include Variety Magazine, Readers Digest, NoBrow Press, The Wall Street Journal, and Computer Arts.

    Mr. Smart’s illustrations have humour and energy. His colour palettes are muted and harmonious. His technique seems predominately traditional, but with gentle digital touch. All combined create a very impressive and enjoyable portfolio to thumb though, which you can check out here.

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    Mar 2014

    Sebastian Ramn

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    Sebastian Ramn is a freelance Art Director and Illustrator, operating out of Stockholm. His work ranges from editorial illustration to TV Network identities, animated shorts and graphic novels.

    Mr. Ramn’s recently established a new website to plays host to much of his current work, but with the key aim of providing in-depth background on his process and reasoning. His finely written article are definitely worth a read, you can start with Omission in storytelling.

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    Feb 2014

    Fashion Fridays ~ António Soares

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    António Soares is a fashion illustrator based in Portugal, and represented by German agency Candy. Mr. Soares’ soft watercolours and graceful lines give his illustrations a whimsical feeling. It is as if his figures are a vague memory, or a dream, on the cusp of fading completely.

    Go to Mr. Soares’ tumblr to see more of his work.

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    Feb 2014

    Gabi de la Merced

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    Based in Madrid, Gabi de la Merced is an illustration and animation. He works in both digital and traditional medium, but his tradition acrylic paintings really stand out in his portfolio. Many of Gabi paintings often mingle non G-rating overtones with well known family-friendly characters. However, his strong colour choices and soft textures are what really draw you into his work.

    Keep up to date with Gabi de la Merced by following his Undead Blog.

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