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Satiric Illustrations Of Today’s Problems Drawn In The 50’s Style

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John Holcroft is a British illustrator very well known who has worked for BBC, Reader's Digest, The Guardian and Financial Times among others. However, what makes him famous are not his employers, but the brilliant satire reflected on his illustrations and his particular retro style.

Everytime Holcroft publishes some new drawings, they inevitably go viral and spread all over the net. His style is based in the 50's advertisements and that characteristic
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Stuffed toys based on children’s drawings bring imagination to life. This warms my heart! | DesignFaves

Stuffed toys based on children’s drawings bring imagination to life. This warms my heart! | DesignFaves | Design is fun ! | Scoop.it
Small business, Child’s Own Studios, has a unique niche. They take children’s drawings and construct plush toys in their likeness. Seeing these simple and sometimes odd renderings in three dimensions brings a new perspective to the child's vision. Since launching the business in 2007, Wendy Tsao has created nearly 600 toys modeled after children's drawings. She began by making a “stick man” toy after being moved by her four-year-old son’s self-portrait. Her young child recognized the toy instantly with its big round eyes and ten long wispy fingers. The Vancouver artist explains, “I am inspired by the child’s drawing for many reasons, ranging from the artful simplicity in the design, to the challenge of making it turn out well, and finally, to the knowledge that creating a softie based on her own design is the coolest thing for a child to behold (and hold).”  
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An Artist Drew These With Just A Pencil

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  Can you believe these were drawn with just a pencil? Paul Stowe is an artist currently based out of Shanghai, China. The artist is well-known on deviantART where he goes by the moniker Paul-...
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