Posts by tag: hand-drawn sketch

Interview with Craig Patterson aka Absorb81

Interview with Craig Patterson aka Absorb81

January 24, 2020

Craig Patterson is a Texas-based graphic designer, that goes by the artistic name Absorb81. He specializes in illustrations, typography, mascot design and brand identity. Craig explains his style as “heavily influenced by graffiti, skateboard graphics, and comic book artwork”, and that it drives shapes and lines into new and unique creative directions.

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Illustrated.dev: Visual metaphors by Maggie Appleton

Illustrated.dev: Visual metaphors by Maggie Appleton

July 05, 2019

Are you a web developer who is learning and developing skills through online courses? Have you come across the egghead.io platform? And did you watch some of their video tutorials? If you did, chances are you have already seen Maggie Appleton’s sketches and illustrations, so you know what are we talking about here.

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Amazing world of graphic journalism by Wendy MacNaughton

Amazing world of graphic journalism by Wendy MacNaughton

April 15, 2019

“Sketching opens up doors whereas other mediums might close them down. For me, drawing is a way of looking at things, it is like an excuse to look at something that I might otherwise be afraid of”, said Wendy MacNaughton in her brief interview for PBS NewsHour’s Brief But Spectacular series.

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