All the latest from the Central Illustration Agency
21 April 2017
She's got strength of line and a bold cut and is probably just as good with the garden tools as her printmaking tools. For Dan Pearson's book Natural Selection linocutter Clare Melinksy has charmed us all with her fresh botanical prints. Cast your eyes over this crisp cover and some of the tactile details found inside and make sure read this wonderful interveiw with Clare with Dig Delve.
14 April 2017
13 April 2017
Dan Mumford has worked within the pop culture and music scene creating everything from album covers, branding and screenprint's to new interpretations of classic film posters and albums. Now for his debut in the publishing world he has blasted into the scene with magical, illuminating artwork for the much talked about Worldquake series by Sacrlett Thomas. Dan's first book jacket in the series is Dragon's Green, but there's more to come from this new series which is said to be "the most exciting debut in children's fiction since Harry Potter'.
See full wrap illustration here.
12 April 2017
We can't help but share another delight from Andy Singleton's project with Pottermore. Our favourite and rather heoric creature, known to some as 'Witherwings' but most as 'Buckbeak'. A charming and passionate hippogriff who lived with Rubeus Hagrid in the School grounds and who was a loyal in defending Harry in battle mutliple times. Andy has created a whole array of paper crafted 3D models if you're as nerdy as we are about the wizzarding world.
7 April 2017
5 April 2017
This beautifully curated publication showcases Elzo's illustration between 2003-2016 including posters, album covers, skateboards and various other pyschadelic arworks. Edited and published by Born Bad Records, there is due to be a big exhibition on the 10th anniversary of the BORN BAD label at the GALERIE DU JOUR-AGNES B from April 27th to June 30th. Here's a look at the punchy front page to whet your eager appetites.
31 March 2017
As we get our first sprinkling of sunshine in London we can't help but share with you another of Whooli Chen's beautifully whimsical escapes into spring. It's subtle yet FRESH and is tantalising us with a yearning for homeade lemonade. Thanks Whooli for steering us into the weekend.
29 March 2017
Behold Telegramme's nostalgic beauty in this screenprint book cover for Mobile Library by David Whitehouse. Described as 'Quirky, dark, magical and full of heart, Mobile Library is both a tragicomic road trip and a celebration of the adventures that books can take us on. It's a love-letter to unlikely families and the stories that shaped us.'
If you haven't already - take a look through Telegramme's folio - it's had a big spring time shake up.
28 March 2017
Here's a set of funnies for you. Tobatron's illustrations were created for a Belgian restaurant who also make their own magazine. The restaurant is called Brasserie Nieuwpoort. Comissioned with Belgian agency Reclamebureau Plug they depict a humorous info-style series of how to’s. "How to take the perfect selfie, how to get a six pack..."