365-Day Geometric Illustration Challenge by Justin Maller

365-Day Geometric Illustration Challenge by Justin Maller

Many creatives challenge themselves with 365-day projects to keep their creativity sharp and to explore ideas. Very few, however, create a body of work as polished and beautiful as Justin Maller’s Facets project!

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What it Means to be a Modern Designer

What it Means to be a Modern Designer

Micheal Bierut of Pentagram Design shares his views on design and designing today.

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5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Compact Camera 

5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Compact Camera 

Compact digital cameras have a lot going for them. They’re small, easy to use, and cheaper than most DSLR systems. Compact cameras are especially great for those looking to ease into the world of photography.

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Ink-redible, Mistake-Free Illustrations by DZO Olivier

Ink-redible, Mistake-Free Illustrations by DZO Olivier

Anyone who has tried their hand at illustration know that it’s usually much easier if you do it in pencil first. Not for DZO Olivier.

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Wonderful Isometric 3D Renders by Michiel van den Berg

Wonderful Isometric 3D Renders by Michiel van den Berg

Isosmetric projection has been a mainstay in technical drawing and engineering and has become very popular in video games in the 2 decades. Check out Michiel’s project of isometric 3D renders.

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Time-Lapse Artwork: Artists Show You How It’s Done

Time-Lapse Artwork: Artists Show You How It’s Done

Have you ever seen a really amazing work of art and wondered how the artist did it?

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Great Examples of Personal Logos and Branding

Great Examples of Personal Logos and Branding

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your own personal branding or logos, we’ve got just the thing!

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Beautifully Dark, Haunting Photography Art by Leslie Ann O’dell

Beautifully Dark, Haunting Photography Art by Leslie Ann O’dell

Whenever we see great artwork at Design Instruct, the first thing we wonder about is “How did they do it? What application did they use? What was the process?” 

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Pop-Deco Vector Illustrations by Orlando Arocena

Pop-Deco Vector Illustrations by Orlando Arocena

Orlando creates these incredible images with no gradient mesh, no tracing, and no plug-ins. Just good old-fashioned hard work and skill.

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Incredible Concept Artwork Re-Imagines Future Japan

Incredible Concept Artwork Re-Imagines Future Japan

Sometimes, it can difficult to be inspired to create anything. For concept artist Johnson Ting, however, his inspiration has moved him to create a whole new alternate universe.

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Incredibly Colorful Art Marker Illustrations by Fudearashi

Incredibly Colorful Art Marker Illustrations by Fudearashi

In the last decade or so, illustrators and designers have slowly adapted to digital workflows. Illustrators now compose, ink, and color their works on a computer. Not for artist, Fudearashi.

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Artist Incorporates 2D Elements Into 3D Renderings to Create Unique Portraits

Artist Incorporates 2D Elements Into 3D Renderings to Create Unique Portraits

3D graphics software aren’t usually the easiest to master. However, one look at Cezar Brandao’s work will have you wondering if you should incorporate 3D artwork in your own portfolios.

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