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Illustrator Profile - Robert Neubecker: "I fell in love with editorial illustration in all its forms"

By Robert Newman   Thursday December 28, 2017

Robert Neubecker is a Park City, Utah-based editorial illustrator and children's book creator. In addition to his prodigious editorial work, Neubecker has written and illustrated dozens of children's books. After many years of creating illustrations with pen and ink and watercolor, he now works in Photoshop, but says "I'm exploring the wonders of digital illustration with one requirement: It can't look digital." Neubecker's latest …   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Andrea Ventura: "Listen to your heart"

By Robert Newman   Thursday December 21, 2017

Andrea Venturais an illustrator and painter who lives in Berlin and Milan. His striking painted and illustrated portraits have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, IL, and many other publications.   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Yinfan Huang: "I think in colors"

By Robert Newman   Thursday December 14, 2017

Yinfan Huang is a New York City-based illustrator (she recently moved to Manhattan), who says she is "deeply inspired by the energy" of the city. In addition to creating editorial illustrations, comics, and live drawing, she has illustrated several books, and is now working on her debut picture book. The work, created with colored pencils, gouache, and collage, is bright and childlike-but very sophisticated.   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Richard Borge: "Stay true to yourself and what you want to do"

By Robert Newman   Thursday December 7, 2017

Richard Borge is an illustrator based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. He builds his illustrations in 3D software, but says that "everything still starts with a simple sketch on paper." Borge recently started a project he calls Bad Hombre Toy Co. It's not a real toy company (yet), but is basically an Instagram feed, which he describes as "satirically pointing out the ridiculousness of our current …   Read the full Story >>