work by Derek Yu
Science Machine by Chad Pugh
A 40 hour drawing compressed to 18 minutes of behind-the-scenes illustration goodness. Also available as a print. Beautiful stuff. (thx Zachary)
Always With Honor
Better than inspirational posters with cats! (via frank over at bysoandso.com) *****
Draws on top of the news with a pen (via Drawn!)
This is How We Do.
Frank Chimero's process to illustrate is awesome every step of the way. His stuff has soul.
Technical illustration gallery
I'm having flashbacks to engineering graphics 101 at OSU. (via Keaggy)
Illustrations of all your favorite candidates
Obama's looking a little Alfred E. Neuman, but I believe this may be accurate. (via cpluv.com)
Happy New Year from Spike Press
John makes good stuff, like this desktop wallpaper.
Most excellent portfolio (love the paper works especially, but everything is top notch) via computerlove
Toothbrush, toothpase mosh
via BS on ffffffffound. Now with direct context.
Always good to revisit his site. His work hangs in our studio proudly. (reminded by Feaverish)
Lovely to look at (via veer)
Brainiac the art and life of Matte Stephens
Love. (via Drawn!)
ReForm School: Blossom & Bill Serving Tray
Love the site and the product. (via Amy Mabli over at the Clusterflock.org)
a 128 page hardback book chock-a-block with essential information (fact and fiction), maps, and illustrations about every country in the world.
Maira Kalman – The Principles of Uncertainty
Now free, for all. Yay. (Thank you Thor, for pointing her out a while back)
The Small Print Studios
Good stuff, local I do believe (via Gina the hobby quitter)
The Bearskinrug Sketchbook
So, darn, good (via joshuablankenship)
cbuchholz has this great work on his Threadless profile. Good stuff (via intensify)
Love her use of watercolor.
Designer, Illustrator or fine artist, I really enjoy this fellas work.
Sports Illustrated Photo Gallery – NHL Goalie Masks
Doot Doot Garden Blog
to peruse after work (via draplin)
Edward Gorey : The Gashlycrumb Tinies
A is for Amy who fell down the stairs. (thx bonnie)
We were only being boring
Flip Flop Flying, always good
Charley Harper monograph coming soon
Thanks Todd Oldham, for shining light on this Cincinnatian, a favorite of my mother and grandmother (via ch)
Characters for an epic tale
Lovely postcard. Want to buy. (via feaverish)
a blog for those under 18 to display artwork (via drawn!)
Muscle Cars: a sketch book
Rod Hunting has awesome drawings
Laurie Rosenwald, “Red Yellow Green Blue”
Great virtual book for young and old with superfun illustration and type styel (via bblinks.blogspot.com)
Coudal’s current guest editor is providing wonderful illustrations, his website is equally awesome
I've been digging these visual bits since Kevin Cornell and Kate Bingaman's stints.
A profile of the illustrator of The Decemberists album artwork. Dig that pen and ink.
Because every site needs categories like "succotash" (thank you Thor, for reminding me to look)
344 Loves You
Daily Monster video 'blog (some nice process indeed, via zefrank)
Wonderful illustrator (via Drawn!)
Scratchboard & Photoshop Tutorials By Michael Halbert
I have a strong desire to go to the art store all of a sudden (via Drawn!)
Illustrator found via that "Make Your Own Choices" site... Playful classic style.
Custom Pen & Ink Portraits and Cartoons by Jeffro
Reasonable prices, excellent style.
Top Cel covers
scans on Flickr with wonderful illustration (via Coudal)
A very nice flash interface indeed (via Drawn!)
Steve Mack’s Spot Illustration
Never too many alphabets. Great blog format for these. (via swissmiss)
Josh Keyes: Paintings and Drawings
I really dig these. (via sum1)
Dan Funderburgh’s site
The link of the pattern fellow's website aforementioned (via Coudal)
Jesse LeDoux’s LeDouxville
Charming, fun style (via guesroc)
100 drawings of Tyler Landry
Old Children’s Books
With great illustrational style
The Hall of Best Knowledge
Purely fantastic hand drawn type (via Drawn!)
BorgBlog (Cincinnati.com blog)
Jim Borgman shows some process behind his editorial cartoons
Amazon.com: Books: How Babies Are Made
I really like this paper cut illustration style
Flickr: The Signpaintr Pool
(via Drawn! The Illustration Blog)
madbox-character design studio
sites don't get much prettier than this one