ART LINKS

“SOME OF MY FAVOURITE ART RELATED WEBSITES, RESOURCES & PODCASTS”

FAVOURITE ARTISTS

Artist Arata Yokoyama Link

ARATA YOKOYAMA

I’m always left asking questions after viewing Arata’s artwork. Why? What? How? When?

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Artist Eddy Shinjuku Link

EDDY SHINJUKU

Eddy is creating such amazing artwork, he always seems able to capture a moment in time. Always dynamic, and full of life, he has bought so many of my favourite videogame characters to life with his artwork!

Artist Olga Duk Link

OLGA DUK

I honestly was left speechless after I first laid eyes on Olga Duks painting “Morning Snowflake”. Her Art really speaks to me!

Artist Sha NakedCrayon23 Link

SHA

Sha has a way of capturing pure emotion in her artwork. Some of the most beautiful art my eyes have laid eyes on!

Artist Wataboku Link

WATABOKU

Wataboku has a style that is almost dream like. I love his work!

Artist ALEKSEI VINOGRADOV Link

ALEKSEI VINOGRADOV

Wow! That is all I can say to Aleksei Vinogradov’s artwork.

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Artist Cris Delara Link

CRIS DELARA

I found Cris Delara via a magazine in WHSmith, I was so taken aback by her amazing artwork that I came home and was inspired to write my first ever blog post. I love her artwork so much!

Artist Fabian Perez Link

FABIAN PEREZ

The highly distinctive style and atmosphere of Fabian’s acclaimed paintings has its origins in his unconventional life.

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Artist Paul Evans Link

PAUL EVANS

Pauls Art just hits my joy spot every time lol The way he uses colour and captures light is so beautiful, I could stare at his artwork all day! Truly beautiful!!

Artist Steve Hanks Link

STEVE HANKS

Oh my goodness! How on earth is Steve doing this with watercolour? His artwork is just unbelievably beautiful, a true master!

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Artist YISHAN LI Link

YISHAN LI

Yishan Li is a professional UK/Chinese manga artist currently living in Edinburgh, UK. I adore her work so much, one of the first books I bought in 2013 was one of her how to draw Manga books.

Artist Amro0 Link

AMRO0

Amro has that something special about his artwork, the way he captures femininity so perfectly with beautiful colours, I just seem to love everything Amro produces!

Artist DestinyBlue Link

DESTINYBLUE

I adore the paintings that DestinyBlue creates, the colours, the characters, the emotions … her artwork is delicious!

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Artist Gordon King Link

GORDON KING

I can’t explain the way I feel when I look at Gordon Kings work, I just am so in love with everything about his paintings. I really want to buy one of his works and hang it up in my studio. So beautiful!

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Artist Patrick PMUCKS Link

PATRICK

I love Patricks artwork, I can’t explain what it is, but his drawings just have that magical something special about them. I can’t stop staring at them.

Artist Tanya Shatseva Link

TANYA SHATSEVA

I found Tanya via DeviantArt, and it was one of those moments were I just got hit by that special something. Right in the belly, a feeling I can’t explain but I love everything about Tanyas artwork!

ZEZHOU CHEN

Concept Art and Illustration by Zezhou Chen, his work is so yummy :)

Artist ANNA KOUTSIDOU Link

ANNA KOUTSIDOU

Anna is full to bursting point with love and passion, you can just see and feel it in all of her drawings. She also comes across as a really loving person, she’s one of my favourite artists!

Artist Duncan Gutteridge Link

DUNCAN GUTTERIDGE

I met Duncan at London Comic Con 2014 and purchased this Medusa painting. When I got home I checked out his site and became a fan…

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Artist Ilya Kuvshinov Link

ILYA KUVSHINOV

Digital Artist Ilya creates some of the most beautiful females I’ve seen, they have that special something about them!

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Artist Sergio Lopez Link

SERGIO LOPEZ

WOW, that is all I can say about Sergio’s Art! I especially love the “Painted Roses” figure collection, they’re so beautiful! I found Sergio via an ImagineFX magazine, and his art just burst off the page at me.

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Artist Warren Louw Link

WARREN LOUW

Warren Louw is another artist that when I look at his work, I find myself getting lost. Such amazing artwork!

Artist ZHANG XIAO BAI Link

ZHANG XIAO BAI

I met Zhang Xiao Bai at the 2015 MCM comic con…her beautiful art has stayed with me ever since!

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ART PODCASTS

Podcast Lean into Art Link

LEAN INTO ART

Jerzy Drozd and Rob Stenzinger are your hosts, on what is a really fun and thought provoking podcast. You can really tell these guys love what they’re doing, as do the various guests they have on most weeks.

Podcast SeanWes Link

SEAN WES

There is so much wisdom offered via this podcast, that you really would be pretty foolish to not give it a listen. Powerful stuff about creativity & business!

Podcast Artists Helping Artists Link

ARTISTS HELPING ARTISTS

Artists Helping Artists is one of the nicest, happiest and most inspiring podcasts I have ever listened to in my whole life! It’s without question my favourite Art podcast!

Podcast love Life Drawing link

LOVE LIFE DRAWING

Whether you are new to life drawing, have been doing it for years, are interested to hear from other artists, want some tips or feedback on your drawings or just want to look at beautiful artwork, this is the place for you!

Podcast Chris Oatley Link

CHRIS OATLEY

Disney Character Designer answers your questions about Concept Art & illustration.

Podcast paper Wings Link

PAPER WINGS

Led by Disney character designer Chris Oatley, IDW comics creator Lora Innes and Marvel Animation Story Artist Justin Copeland, the Paper Wings Community is pursuing answers to this question: How do I make a living from my own ideas?

Podcast drawn Today Link

DRAWN TODAY

Drawn Today was the first art podcast I ever listened to, I got hooked and listened to them all in a few weeks. I just love the personalities of the people on this show, it’s one of my favourites!

Podcast Scribble Chat Link

SCRIBBLE CHAT

ScribbleChat was 6 little shows hosted back in 2012 by the awesome Jonathan Rector. You can find him on YouTube now, he comes across as one of the nicest blokes ever!

ART RESOURCES

Art Resource Empty Easel Link

EMPTY EASEL

Empty Easel, the online art magazine with practical advice, tips, and tutorials for creating and selling art.

Art Resource Painters Keys Link

PAINTERS KEYS

If nothing else, sign up to the twice weekly newsletter, it will be something you genuinely look forward to. The site is an amazing resource for artists, my favourite section has to be the huge collection of Art Quotes!!

Art Resource Urban-Muse link

URBAN-MUSE

Urban-Muse is fast becoming one of my favourite art websites. Offering Interviews and Artwork from some of the worlds best Artists, Urban-Muse always leaves me feeling highly inspired.

Art Resource best4frames link

BEST4FRAMES

Offering High Quality Mounts and Frames, with Quick Delivery at Affordable Prices, best4frames comes highly recommended by me.

Art Resource Make a Mark Link

MAKING A MARK

This is a fantastic website, I personally really want to recommend the sketching section which has pdf files offering guides on how to improve your sketching skills!

Art Resource Pose Emporium Link

POSE EMPORIUM

Tons and tons of great figure poses and hands etc, the BEST of DeviantArts pose stock!

Art Resource Creative Uncut Link

CREATIVE UNCUT

This site has over 29,000 game artworks for 650 console and computer games! If you ever want something videogame related to draw, you will probably find it here.

Art Resource Morgue File Link

MORGUE FILE

Free Photo Archive by Creatives for Creatives. Just go on this site and type something into the search bar, type anything in, and you will have tons of photos for inspiration to draw.

Art Resource Proko Link

PROKO

Proko is a resource for artists to get good art instruction videos, run by artist and teacher Stan Prokopenko.

Art Resource Ctrl + Print Link

CTRL+PAINT

Ctrl+Paint is a free learning resource dedicated to the basics of digital painting, it also has tons of fantastic videos on learning to draw using traditional tools too.

Art Resource My Drawing Tutorials Link

MY DRAWING TUTORIALS

My Drawing Tutorials is all about providing great, actionable, easy-to-follow drawing lessons for anyone who wants to learn. All of the lessons posted on the site are free for everyone.

Art Resource Quick Poses link

QUICK POSES

Quickposes is a tool for art students, illustrators or anyone who wants to focus on improving their drawing skills.

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“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

Thomas Merton