Reeta Ek

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I have a huge crush on Reeta Ek, the Helsinki-based artist who you may know from her work for Marimekko. I love her print work just as much as her textile designs, and would happily display any of them on my walls or my body.

 

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Print Edition: December 2016

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Botanic Urban Plate 3 by My Deer Art

 

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CMYK by Pregnant Studios

 

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Fleuriosity Flourishing Lungs by Vanessa Buchmann

 

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Kitty, Flowers by Chipmunk Cheeks

 

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Painted Terrazzo 1 by LEEMO

 

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Past Present Stamped Ink Print by Mark Samsonovich

 

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Sparkly Water by Monika Forsberg

 

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Want Better Not More by Anthony Burrill

 

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White Oak Leaf Block Print by Parchment Moon

 

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Wilder by Kara Rosenlund

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Thibault Daumain

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Paris-based illustrator and art director Thibault Daumain creates lovely pieces that seem like snapshots from a series of dreams. Each one has at least a touch of foliage, making Daumain’s entire body of work feel cohesive no matter the subject matter.

 

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Monica Garwood

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Monica Garwood is an illustrator, designer, letterer, etc born and working in the Bay Area. She’s been featured in a bunch of publications and awarded a number of accolades, just one look at her work tells you why. If you like what you see, she currently has two affordable prints in her shopSisters from Game of Thrones (seen above) and Margot’s Dream/Richie’s Dream from The Royal Tenenbaum’s (seen last below).

 

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Marcus James

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Marcus James‘ has a way with colored pencils, illustrating rolling landscapes, Iberian bulls, and more. But what’s really impressive is the size he works at – the bulls are life-size! In fact everything is huge in scale, making me want to check out his work in a gallery asap.

 

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Josephin Ritschel

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Berlin-based illustrator Josephin Ritschel favors a modernist style featuring architecture of the same variety as its subject. Through it she creates books, prints, and comics – some of which you can pick up for yourself in her shop – in a pretty palette of muted tones.

 

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Christopher DeLorenzo

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Christopher DeLorenzo creates simple, bold illustrations and designs. As a one man studio based out of Massachusetts, he creates editorial illustration, branding development, advertising, packaging, fashion, and the list goes on. Bring some of his art into your space by checking out his shop and picking up a print or three.

 

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Steve Kim

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If Steve Kim‘s veiled women don’t make you feel a little uneasy, well, you’re not as easily spooked as I am. Maybe it’s the lone blue color, or the empty staring eyes, or the lack of darn near anything else on the page that does it. But the thing is, I like to feel uneasy every once in awhile – don’t you?

 

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Kreh Mellick

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Folklore, nostalgia, and the past are all running themes in Kreh Mellick‘s fantastic works of art. I’m hard pressed to choose between her mirrored illustrations and the unexpected monochromatic red pieces, each telling a fictional story.

 

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