texture http://design.org/tags/texture en Textured Designs and Illustration by Justin Mezzell http://design.org/blog/textured-designs-and-illustration-justin-mezzell <p>Recently I was searching for a little texture inspiration for a project, and I stumbled upon the work of Orlando-based <a href="http://justinmezzell.com" target="Justin Mezzell">Justin Mezzell</a>. His portfolio exemplifies the design / illustration hybrid. His pieces are full of strong <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">Typography</a>, structured layout and intention blended with thoughtful color palettes, great textures and stylization. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="827" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_05.jpg?1332595151" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_02.jpg?1332595365" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img 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src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_13.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="248" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_14.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="153" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_17.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="672" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_15.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="468" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_18.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="797" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_10.jpg?1332595365" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="230" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_19.jpg?1332595366" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, justinmezzell, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/24/justin-mezzell_01.jpg?1332595367" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/textured-designs-and-illustration-justin-mezzell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/textured-designs-and-illustration-justin-mezzell#comments design graphic illustration orlando texture typography Sat, 24 Mar 2012 06:39:56 +0000 jessicapatterson 4165 at http://design.org Organic Patterns and Textile Designs by Laura Williams http://design.org/blog/organic-patterns-and-textile-designs-laura-williams <p><a href="http://www.laura-williams.com/" target="Laura Williams">Laura Williams</a> is a freelancer in North Carolina with a passion for fabric and pattern. With names like Sea Slugs, Octopus Trails, Bird Tears and Grasslike, it's a tell that she gleans inspiration from the natural world, flora and fauna. The largely organic designs are full of muted colors, delicate lines and texture.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_13.jpg" alt="" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_02.jpg?1320867794" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_13.jpg?1320868366" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_01.jpg?1320867933" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_03.jpg?1320867933" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_12.jpg?1320868192" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_04.jpg?1320867933" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_05.jpg?1320867934" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_06.jpg?1320867934" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_07.jpg?1320867934" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_08.jpg?1320867934" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_09.jpg?1320867935" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="744" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_11.jpg?1320867935" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="422" title="Design, laurawilliams, pattern" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/09/laurawilliams_pattern_10.jpg?1320867963" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/organic-patterns-and-textile-designs-laura-williams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/organic-patterns-and-textile-designs-laura-williams#comments design illustration north pattern textile design texture Wed, 09 Nov 2011 21:47:53 +0000 wardandrews 3819 at http://design.org