Five professional illustrators provide tips and techniques for bringing picture book characters to life.
Articles by Lisa Hassell
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Take your riso printing to the next level with inspiring and practical advice from four top creatives.
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15 colour tips from leading illustrators.
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Must-know tips and advice from four leading fashion illustrators – covering approach, live illustration, drawing techniques and more.
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Leading illustrators share their favourite tips for the professional-level iPad art app in styles including lettering, graphics, characters…
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6 leading illustrators discuss how they produce their best travel illustrations and illustrated maps for clients including Conde Nast…
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Leading illustrators tell you their techniques for making crowds of people look interesting, eye-catching and easy to 'read'.
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Leading illustrators and designers give you useful advice on how to create beautiful posters for sale or clients – from composition to…
Illustrators from around the world who work digitally or with mixed media reveal to us how they create their best work - including where they…
Super-useful advice and techniques from 10 illustrators for creating black-and-white artworks – using pens, paints or digital tools.