i am excited to share with you all the magical illustrations of amandine piu and miriam bos. these illustrators/designers are european and i would never of discovered their wonderful images if it weren't for pinterest. triple yay for pinterest!!! what i love about these images is their colour palette and how these animals make the unreal feel real.
is it a white radish with his backpack going camping? it's so real... oh nothing in this blog post relates to another, except that they are all seemingly going to embark on an adventure. this white radish going camping and the little red-head fish rider was created by goro fujita. i am so attracted to the skin of the fish! goro is an art director and illustrator based in california.
"The village under the sea sometime appears among the waves. When the stars shine, the ocean whispering. You can hear the Bells, accompanied by the singing of whales..."
This is the description the artist "FOYA" has given the above image. So stinking sweet!
i’ve fallen in love with a french illustrator whose work is so colourful and has such a nostalgic feel to it. his works are so inspiring and vibrant. marc boutavant comes from burgundy and now works in paris and has done illustrations for various businesses and children’s books. have you seen his works before? have you seen this pink furry monster before? i have not….. found on heart artists agency
i would like to read this story of edmond, it looks like a fun book for children! cover of this book found on livres et merveilles. and a little peek into the book....
this is an illustration for a train puzzle that when put together is 6 feet long! how fun! found on babyccinokids.com
and one of the most bright and happy posters i have seen in quite some time. found on calameo
discovered a pretty, cute and colourful illustrator/designer the other day and she's from hawaii! the toucans and fish pattern is especially my favourite.
the bright colours on her prints and patterns pop and tickle my insides... to discover more follow the link to http://www.katuno.com
woah! stumbling upon the artwork of marija tiurina was a refreshing surprise! this london based artist's works are fantastical, strange and oozes creepy cuteness.
http://marijatiurina.com discover more or her artwork!
chills and tickles at the same time right?!!?
got nothing else to do! that’s pretty good for having nothing to do!
sleepy heads in progress. check out this doodler's blog. azreen chan.
now you are inspired to create some doodles of your own! do a super doodle!
there is something so special about the relationship between a peanut and chipmunk. Chippy by Cuddly Rigamortis 5.5″ x 7″ x .75″ original acrylic on maple. Found on cuddlyrigormortis.com
chipmunks are like mice with stripes, kinda skunk-ish but definitely cuter and sweeter!
they are so happy together…. ugh! really, too cute!!!
frogs little, frogs green, frogs be slimy~ doesn't matter there could be a chance it is a frog prince!
the frog prince illustration with the bunny kissing the frog was done by anita jeram and she also did the illustrations for a very popular children's book 'guess how much i love you' by sam mc bratney.
the frog and the robot were found on instagram by chocolatesoop. oh so futuristic!
the teenage frog is an illustration done by chris ryniak. another great website to explore. teenage frog probably gets lots of kisses too... and chases after them too!
being chased by a bug-eyed baby dragon can be fun! unless of course you could become it's lunch! check out more drawings on cgsociety
the first two illustrations are by heather gross and she has a great website and also sells her prints on society6. the sweet and colourful dragon pattern was made by illustrator julia grigorieva and has more wonderful illustrations on her website. baby green dragon discovering a bubble was found on deviantArt. do you want to crochet your own dragon? find the pattern here on allaboutami.com. this wonderful illustrated dragon and rabbit together can be found on deviantArt by Cameron Brideoake.
this blog post features the art work of kristin tercek. her website is cuddly rigor mortis is full of inspiration and delightful art! to go deeper into the fantastical art world a visit to her website is a must!
titles: mono no aware, fescue, inspector bosc, mr. mc prickles and black jack
spring time is a when all the bees are busy buzzing about! their yellows are bright like the sun and their blacks show their coolness while flying around.
bees be with you!
little alone bee found on etsy by pent water paper, busy little bees found on jessika voni's blog, dart bees found a french freelance illustrator Jean-sébastien Deheeger, five bees buzzing around graphic flora not available for sale anymore but nonetheless found on etsy willow eyes, big bee vinyl stickers found on etsy gig art, bees in a bento box found on a japanese recipe website.
fascinated by a fellow canadian (woot, woot!) and all the watercolour art. goes by the name koyamori a.k.a. maruti-bitamin.
cute, mystical, asian influenced with soft colours. well, except the red... but it is sort of a sweet and happy cherry red.
easter is here, bunnies and eggs are everywhere! here is the sweetest and most uniques collection of bunnies. space bunny, wide-eyed bunnies with a baby dragon, a bunny sailing along in a paper boat, a hula hooping bunny and a bunch of bunnies teaming up together to reach for a star! wishing everyone a cheerful easter!
let's explore cats ~ meooow!
a creature usually fluffy and quiet but can be full of character! kittens, fat cats, those with big eyes and sweet smiles are the cutest but especially those drawn with a human trait. enjoy! and please share more cutie cats you know or comment on these ones below the credits.
black and white cat found on a russian website featuring tons of other cats (some cute and others not quite as cute), ten cats balancing on a girl's head by joy ang and to discover more of her artwork on her website, cat pattern and cat riding on a dog by jillian phillips, cat pattern on graph paper background by carrie lewis hailing from the uk, cats riding on a bike and chilling out in a suitcase with a girl found on anita media's illustration blog (must see more of her wonderful illustrations!) and alex frank's big eyed cats.
don't let rainy days bring you down, there are many ways to brighten up a cloudy day!
happy clouds decal from graphic spaces (no longer available but there are similar graphics available), little cloud lamp by friends with you, kawaii cloud sweats for boys found on just by manon from the netherlands, clouds thundering pattern found on hannah radenkova's blog, clouds in my cocoa photo posted on the farm chicks, pink cloud mobile found on dawanda made by the butter flying~ a canadian (woot, woot!), raindrops and clouds from zu and embroidery hoop rain cloud by a bit of pilli pilli.