Leading illustrators reveal the techniques behind their favourite portraits of the famous - from composition, drawing and painting to how to…
Articles by Lisa Hassell
6 illustrators reveal how to turn artworks into fun, charming, powerful or hilarious animated GIFs in Illustrator, Photoshop or After Effects.
Features: How to draw groups of people and crowds
Leading illustrators tell you their techniques for making crowds of people look interesting, eye-catching and easy to 'read'.
Features: Risograph Printing for Beginners
Four artists with a long history of Risograph printing give advice on how to kickstart your first Riso print project.
Features: 30 Poster Design Tips
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.
Features: 16 illustration tips for packaging
Leading illustrators who specialise in producing art for packaging tell us their favourite approaches and techniques.
Features: 14 Character Art Tips
How the likes of Dan Woodger, Anima Boutique, Docvek, Jam Factory, Joanne Harker and Showchicken bring personality to portraits of people,…
Features: 32 Portrait Painting and Drawing Tips
Techniques for drawing and painting portraits – whether digital or with pens, pencils or paints – from leading illustrators and artists.
Features: How to draw animals: 55 brilliant tips
16 of our favourite illustrators discuss the techniques they use to create incredible animal artworks – whether digitally or using pens,…
Leading illustrators including Inkymole, Supermundane, Melita Berg, Daisy Emerson and Alex Fowkes reveal their techniques for creating…
Features: 27 tips for drawing flowers and plants
Artists including Johanna Basford and Kristjana S Williams reveal techniques and approaches for producing beautiful, powerful drawings of the…
Features: 25 book design and illustration tips
Discover how leading book illustrators and designers produce their best covers and illustrations.
Features: 17 brilliant tips for drawing from life
Leading illustrators tell us their favourite techniques for observational drawing.
Features: 12 geometric vector art tips
Leading illustrators share their tips for perfecting artworks and patterns based on geometric shapes.
Top food illustrators reveal how they produce fresh and mouth-watering artworks.
Features: 24 Icon Design Tips
Top designers share their techniques for creating eye-catching and meaningful icons and badges.
Leading illustrators reveal their favourite techniques for drawing birds by hand or using vectors.
Features: 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.