Intense watercolors by Texan artist Tanaka

Christian Millet Reader Find

By Christian Millet in New Art on Friday 25 May 2012

I came across Tanaka’s artwork by chance. All it took was a flyer for her first solo exhibit at a local coffee house in Denton, Texas. When visiting the show, I found well-calibrated, intense watercolors, bloody fantasies of dreamland escapes, and multi-faceted characters. Between daydreams and nightmares, I will choose to die in her world.

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Anthropomorphic Nature Walk with Amy Green

Kate Farrall Reader Find

By Kate Farrall in New Art on Wednesday 8 February 2012

Anthropomorphic Animals are at home in the watercolor and ink artwork of Northern California artist, Amy Green. Carefully carved from their environments, they are viewed like the biology lab specimens that have inspired her since her youth. Her love of topographical maps is evident by the deft use of ink that defines the edges and inner workings of her beasts. Luckily she’s willing to share what a nature walk in her mind looks like with the rest of us.

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Fashion illustrator Cate Parr

Cernei Cristina Reader Find

By Cernei Cristina in New Illustration on Thursday 22 December 2011

When fashion illustration meets watercolor mastering you know this is going to be a great romance. UK based fashion illustrator Cate Parr takes a plunge into the shallow waters of fashion imagery using this delicate, dreamy and ever-flowing watercolor technique and creating visuals that really carve their way into your memory.

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Geoffrey Chadsey

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Illustration on Wednesday 20 July 2011

Geoffrey Chadsey’s watercolor and pencil pieces make muffin tops, love handles, beer bellies, and man-boobs seem both grotesque and transcendentally beautiful.

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