Jillian Tamaki

Sad Fry

Aug 31st, 2010

Two More Dogs

Aug 30th, 2010

These are outtakes from a to-be-published editorial job, by the way. I’ve been experimenting with my process… doing a selection of finals to present to clients, versus “sketches” in a more traditional sense of the word. This only works with projects that are extremely straightforward, of course. In this case, what was need was “a cute dog!”.

Their Master’s Voice

Aug 25th, 2010

‘Have a few jobs right now that are letting me use more traditional methods. Including pencil! Feels like cheating.

Two Horsey Kids

Aug 24th, 2010

Watchin Chu

Aug 21st, 2010

Oh my god my back hurts today. Is it from bad posture?

Easy to forget that you’re not only subject to the whims of creativity as an artist, but you need a measure of physical health as well. Ow.

Death is Not an Option

Aug 14th, 2010

An illustration for this weekend’s New York Times Book Review. For the book Death is Not and Option by Suzanne Rivecca.

AD Nicholas Blechman.

Night Swimming

Aug 13th, 2010


Aug 11th, 2010

Akata Witch

Aug 9th, 2010

Just-released art for a YA book for Penguin/Viking: AKATA WITCH, by Nnedi Okorafor (April 2011). The story deals with an albino American-Nigerian girl who discovers a magical realm…

AD Jim Hoover.


Aug 4th, 2010

A business illustration about Market Volatility. Plansponsor Europe, AD SooJin Buzelli.

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