Leading illustrators reveal their favourite techniques for drawing birds by hand or using vectors.
Lisa is a creative director, agent/producer and educator – specialising in illustration and graphic arts.
Lisa heads up WE ARE GOODNESS, a creative consultancy and boutique illustration agency representing a diverse roster of international artists.
She is also founder and director of art and culture platform Inkygoodness, an organisation focused on championing emerging creative talent. Founded in 2010 on a shoestring, Inkygoodness now attracts an engaged global audience of 50k, made up of design students, creative graduates and young professionals.
Lisa is also an active writer for numerous design magazines and regular contributor to Digital Arts focusing on illustration and industry trends.
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Tutorial: 16 brilliant tips for drawing from life
Techniques for observational drawing from leading illustrators.
Tutorial: 37 tips for brilliant black-&-white art
Advice and techniques from 10 leading illustrators for creating black-and-white (and other monochrome) artworks.
Tutorial: 20 tips for drawing hair, hands & bodies
Learn to draw better bodies, hair and hands from leading illustrators including Miss Led, Barbara Dziadosz and Michael Parkin.
Leading illustrators reveal how to use sexuality in artworks in ways that are beautiful, fun, erotic, classy and provocative – but never vulgar.
Illustrators who work digitally or with mixed media have revealed to us how they create their best work - including where they find their…
Leading illustrators reveal the techniques behind their favourite portraits of the famous - from composition, drawing and painting to how to…
Leading illustraors show how they create amazing animal artworks – whether vector, drawn or painted using digital tools or pens, pencils or brushes.
Tutorial: 20 Portrait Painting and Drawing Tips
Learn digital and craft techniques for drawn and painted portraits from leading illustrators and artists.
Tutorial: 25 Icon Design Tips
6 leading designers share their tips for creating eye-catching and meaningful icons and badges.
Use colour better in your artworks with these illustration tips from the likes of Owen Davey, Maria Munn, Dave Bain, Ana Galvan and more.
Tutorial: 10 brilliant character artists for 2016
Discover the illustrators and animators that have inspired Lisa Hassell most at this year's Pictoplasma character art and animation festival.
Illustrators reveal techniques for conceiving, composing, drawing, painting and/or texturing artworks featuring a hubbub of architecture and people.
Six illustrators reveal how to turn artworks into fun, charming, powerful or hilarious animated GIFs in Photoshop or After Effects.
Illustrators including Johanna Basford and Kristjana S Williams reveal techniques and approaches for producing beautiful, powerful drawings…
Top illustrators give conceptual and practical advice on using textures to add depth and feeling to artworks.
Tutorial: 21 book design and illustration tips
Discover how leading book illustrators and designers produce their best covers and illustrations.
Tutorial: How to draw groups of people and crowds
20 tips by leading illustrators, who reveal their techniques for making crowds of people look interesting, eye-catching and easy to 'read'.
Tutorial: 20 brilliant tips for drawing comics
5 super-talented artists reveal how to draw comics for both illustrations and indie comics.
How the likes of Anima Boutique, Docvek, Jam Factory, Joanne Harker and Showchicken bring personality to portraits of people, animals and…