Beautiful colour pencil art by Marco Mazzoni

Stuart McBratney Contributor

By Stuart McBratney in New Art on Saturday 4 January 2014

You may associate colour pencils with childhood doodles adorning refrigerators. But Italian artist Marco Mazzoni shows the true potential of this under-appreciated medium. Drawing inspiration from Italian folklore, this Milan-based artist depicts nature with a dark, dreamlike twist, without a paintbrush in sight. Time to buy some classy magnets, I’d say.

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Grandpa Shea

Rhonda Goodall-Kirk Reader Find

By Rhonda Goodall-Kirk in New Illustration on Wednesday 29 June 2011

Grandpa Shea is a Melbourne-based artist wielding a pencil like no other. His work is confident, emotional, at times dark and filled with black humour.

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