Illustrator Ed Fairburn's Maps series turns road and subway maps into interesting canvases for his ink and pencil portraits. The artist utilizes the multicolored, patterned surface of each map to serve as an eye-catching attribute that echoes the complex textures found in the human form.

Stunning Ink and Pencil Portraits on Maps

Illustrator Ed Fairburn's Maps series turns road and subway maps into interesting canvases for his ink and pencil portraits. The artist utilizes the multicolored, patterned surface of each map to serve as an eye-catching attribute that echoes the complex textures found in the human form.

Bone. Something so delicate can be so strong! www.lab333.com  https://www.facebook.com/pages/LAB-STYLE/585086788169863  http://www.labstyle333.com  www.lablikes.tumblr.com  www.pinterest.com/labstyle

Bone. Something so delicate can be so strong! www.lab333.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/LAB-STYLE/585086788169863 http://www.labstyle333.com www.lablikes.tumblr.com www.pinterest.com/labstyle

Layers of old wallpaper peeling away to reveal old newspaper underneath.

Peeling Walls They're Sophisticated, Timeworn & Aged To Perfection

Sue Hotchkis  #RePin by AT Social Media Marketing - Pinterest Marketing Specialists ATSocialMedia.co.uk

How to Digitise your artwork - photography and scanning

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Beauty in Decay - peeling paint & rust patterns in black & peach pink - weathered surfaces; texture inspiration for design

Beauty in Decay - peeling paint & rust patterns in black & peach pink - weathered surfaces; texture inspiration for design

[Peeling poster wall] Good color inspiration for mens' printed shirts or sport coat | TheEdgyTimes

[Peeling poster wall] Good color inspiration for mens' printed shirts or sport coat | TheEdgyTimes

Saatchi Art Artist: Pawel Kwiatkowski; Monotype Printmaking "Martin Eden"

Martin Eden Printmaking by Pawel Kwiatkowski

Saatchi Art Artist: Pawel Kwiatkowski; Monotype Printmaking "Martin Eden"

Rosie James is a textile artist from Rochester, England. She captures human nature using machine and hand embroidery.

Rosie James is a textile artist from Rochester, England. She captures human nature using machine and hand embroidery.

If you don't know Maurizio Anzeri's work then I really suggest you check them out. SO EFFING BEAUTIFUL.  La Famiglia (2013)  #RePin by AT Social Media Marketing - Pinterest Marketing Specialists ATSocialMedia.co.uk

Maurizio Anzeri's embroidered photographs make patterns of the past

If you don't know Maurizio Anzeri's work then I really suggest you check them out. SO EFFING BEAUTIFUL. La Famiglia (2013) #RePin by AT Social Media Marketing - Pinterest Marketing Specialists ATSocialMedia.co.uk


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Maps illustrations by Ed Fairburn -- stunning. Maybe I need a Maps pin board.

New maps illustrations by Ed Fairburn

Maps illustrations by Ed Fairburn -- stunning. Maybe I need a Maps pin board.

Mixed-Media Architecture  with Frottage - John Piper influenced - John Piper (1903 – 1992) is considered to be one of the most significant British artists of the 20th Century

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Saatchi Art Artist: Ed Fairburn; Pen and Ink 2013 Drawing "Western Front Cutout (Part I)"

Western Front Cutout (Part I)

Saatchi Art Artist: Ed Fairburn; Pen and Ink 2013 Drawing "Western Front Cutout (Part I)"

artnet Galleries: Stansfield by John Piper from Dominic Guerrini Fine Art

artnet Galleries: Stansfield by John Piper from Dominic Guerrini Fine Art

‘Petit Palais: White and Yellow’ (1972) by British artist John Piper (1903-1992). Screenprint on paper, 782 x 572 mm. via the Tate

‘Petit Palais: White and Yellow’ (1972) by British artist John Piper (1903-1992). Screenprint on paper, 782 x 572 mm. via the Tate

Twentieth century British artist John Piper (1903-1992) continues to pay tribute to this jewel of medieval French architecture...  Light-filled Reims Cathedral, Marne, France

Twentieth century British artist John Piper (1903-1992) continues to pay tribute to this jewel of medieval French architecture... Light-filled Reims Cathedral, Marne, France

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