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Owl And The Pussycat Illustration

This is a recent illustration, commissioned as a gift for a new baby. Initial sketches and scribbles were done in pencil, scanned into illustrator, where I drew the basic shapes and coloured, layered with loads of texture in Photoshop. The final image was printed on canvas and looked quite lovely, I must say : ) [...]
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Illustrator Techniques to Turn a Sketch into Vector Art

Arts / Graphic Design : Blog.SpoonGraphics (7 months ago)

One of the most satisfying uses of Adobe Illustrator is to transform your rough pencil sketches into colourful illustrations. It’s great to see your concepts come to life with crisp linework and bold colours, but sometimes the resul... Read Post

How To Create a Grumpy Troll Character in Illustrator

Arts / Graphic Design : Blog.SpoonGraphics (3 years ago)

Follow this step by step Illustrator tutorial to create a grumpy Internet troll character. We’ll start the process with a basic pencil sketch then build up a complete vector character design with linework, colour fills and basic sha... Read Post

Ben Jones illustrates a beautiful new edition of A Clockwork Orange, published by The Folio Society

Arts : Creative Review Blog (8 hours ago)

The Folio Society has released a new version of Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange, which features a newly commissioned introduction by Irvine Welsh and some exquisite illustrations by Ben Jones... Read Post

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