Let´s Talk Art | being an illustrator and running your own brand with Alejandro Giraldo

Welcome to another Let’s Talk Art interview, this time Jack Woodhams spoke with illustrator and creator Alejandro Giraldo. Alejandro is an illustrator living in Columbia and has created work for numerous clients across the years, including jewellery brand Cartier. In this interview, Alejandro talks about his specific style, how he set up his clothing brand Velmost and how he balances his time between his illustration jobs and running his own brand. So, ...

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How to make stickers and linestickers in 7 easy steps by StudioAiko

Character designer & Illustrator Sikan AKA StudioAiko created helpful videos demonstrating how to create stickers and line-stickers in about seven steps. Sikan´s tools of choice: Macbook computer, Wacom Intuos and Adobe Illustrator.           Enjoy the how-to videos below or read the steps and tips further down.  Step 1: Sketch your own cartoon characters with pencil on paper Try to draw a variety of cartoon characters and add different postures and emotions Draw cartoon characters by ...

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Wacom takes a “L.E.A.P.” into the future

Magic Leap and Wacom, industry pioneers for advanced creative instruments, joined together in an exclusive partnership to deliver spatial computing and pen input solution for content creators seeking hyper-realistic, collaborative, 2D and 3D work environments. What will the future bring to creators? Wacom and Magic Leap are building this- the next evolution of the digital creation environment without the need for a screen. Digital sculpting would hardly exist without Wacom and animated characters ...

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Emerging talent: Shawk23

Shawk23 (also known as Chan) has been doing some amazing artwork. In his own words, this is a little bit of what he does: "I am a Graphic Designer specializing in Print work, Logo Design, Digital Art, Motion GFX & Animation (2D & 3D)." We really like his colourfull pieces, as well as the theme in some of them. If you know a new emerging talent, let us know in social media ...

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Wacom and Trojan Horse was a Unicorn 2018

Trojan Horse Was a Unicorn or simply THU is a one of a kind event. Creatives from the 3D, VFX, Games, and Concept Art industries come together to exchange ideas, share their experiences, talk about careers, discuss projects and learn about their trade and industry. It's a unique and energetic six-day experience which attracts about one thousand people, individual art students, freelancers, teams and companies from around the globe. Founded by André ...

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Wacom & Photography Editing~ Photokina 2018 @ Cologne, Germany

  Another successful few days at Photokina 2018. Thanks to all our guest photographers, partners and people who joined Wacom in the fun. photokina is setting new standards as a provider of impulses: as of 2018, the world's leading trade fair for imaging will take place annually. It will in future thus optimally reflect the fast-paced nature and the ever briefer innovation cycles of an increasingly digitalised industry. As of 2019 the trade ...

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Let´s Talk Art with comics writer and illustrator Emma Vieceli hosted by Jack Woodhams

We´re proud to present this next Let’s Talk Art interview in which Posterspy founder Jack Woodhams travelled to Cambridge, England to meet with comics writer and illustrator Emma Vieceli. Emma talks about her experience being a comic artist without having had formal education and whether art school is necessary for the comics industry. She also shares helpful tips, likes how to draw anatomy, as well as some common misconceptions about digital ...

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Interview with gundam legend Hidetaka Tenjin @ Japan Expo Paris

Last July, we exhibited our booth along with cool activities, at the world famous Japan Expo Paris 2018. It was a big event filled with people loving and celebrating Japanese culture; of course, this means Manga artists were there, anime, cartoons, video games, food, pottery, clothes, etc. If it has a co-relation with Japan, then it had to be there. Take a look at the video of the event we prepared for ...

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Meet Onesal: animation and motion graphics experts

Onesal is a boutique art direction and design studio in Tokyo that specializes in animation and motion graphics. The craft they make serves otherworldly sensory simulations that, instead of telling a narrative, aim to move its audience with visuals in its most fundamental form. Internationality has been incorporated into the studio’s identity, and while it allocates most of the team’s efforts into commercial graphics work, it emphasizes that the importance ...

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