Monthly Archives: May 2017

Baby Dragon Art Contest: Illustrator Daniela Sosa ~ A Shy, Kind Dragon

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Illustrator Daniela Sosa sends us a shy but kind baby dragon exploring her world. Daniela is an independent illustrator based in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Her main focus is children’s books. You can find out more about Daniela Sosa’s illustration and artwork by visiting her website: Daniela Sosa Illustrations. Details for…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: 2nd Entry from Designer Safia Begum ~ Leaf Dragon

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Graphic designer and illustrator Safia Begun sends us a second entry for the Baby Dragon Art Contest: “Leaf Dragon”. “My second entry is of a leaf dragon, exploring the forest and following a butterfly around,” Safia writes. You can find out more about Safia’s work by visiting Safia Begum…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: Illustrator Daniel Fiore ~ Fierce as a Dragon

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Illustrator Daniel Fiore sends us a baby dragon practicing a dragon roar and being fierce. Daniel Fiore was recently featured in an Artist Showcase on Inkspokes. He can be found doing graphic design work, caricatures and children’s illustrations, among other artistic endeavors. You can find out more…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: Designer Safia Begum ~ Sneezing Dragon

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Graphic designer and illustrator Safia Begun sends us a couple entries for the Baby Dragon Art Contest, the first being “Sneezing Dragon”. “The first entry is of a sneezing dragon,” Safia writes, “accidentally burning a dandelion as it sneezes fire out of his mouth.” You can find…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: Illustrator Deborah Partington ~ Hatchling

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Artist and Illustrator Deborah Partington sends us a beautiful and touching rendition of a baby dragon hatching from her shell and a raccoon coming upon an unexpected encounter. (Yes, this could be Cub meeting with Selma the raccoon for the first time!) Deborah has previously…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: 2nd Entry from Illustrator Alex Crump ~ Idris

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Illustrator Alex Crumb sends us a second dragon entry, a dragon portrait labelled “Idris” – . Alex has previously been featured in an Artist Showcase at Inkspokes.  He paints and illustrates (cards, books, publications) and is open to new commissions. You can find out more…

Baby Dragon Art Contest: Entry from Illustrator Alex Crump ~ Dragon Nest

The theme of the Inkspokes Spring 2017 Art Contest is: Baby Dragons. Illustrator Alex Crumb sends us several dragon entries – here’s the first, a wonderful depiction of a jovial dragon family gathering –  the “Dragon Nest”. Alex has previously been featured in an Artist Showcase at Inkspokes.  He paints and illustrates (cards, books, publications) and is…

Artist Showcase: Daniel Fiore ~ Illustrator and Graphic Designer

Artist and Illustrator Daniel Fiore visits Inkspokes today, sharing with us some of his spectacular illustration portfolio and, as a harbinger of the coming summer, bringing with him imaginative scenes of sandcastles that rise to the sky and unexpected seaside adventures. There’s something in the curve of the lines, something to do with lights and shadows, that…

Artist Showcase: Emma Graham ~ Artist and Children’s Illustrator

Artist and Illustrator Emma Graham visits Inkspokes today, bringing with her a symphony of animals in motion, a travelling mouse, twittering birds in flight, and wood creatures pointing the way to a musical happening. Being somewhat partial to raccoons and mice and other creatures of the woods, we were naturally attracted to Emma Graham‘s drawings and…