Moleskine: Hunting for Giant Squids & Other Things

huntingforgiantsquidSwiss artist Jared Muralt doesn’t confine himself to fantasy in his exceptional Moleskines, but his Hunting for Giant Squids is a great example of his detailed style. Muralt is a founder of the illustration and graphic design studio BlackYard, in Bern. Here are some other examples of his work, which usually tells a fascinating story.

samuraibattleThese layouts are from Muralt’s Behance site, and from the sketch category of his website, here. Click on any image to get a larger view. There are also some great process shots on his Facebook, here.

jared-themomentbeforeifallasleepBe sure to check out Muralt’s illustrations, equally compelling, such as these examples from his Behance.

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jared-illustrationIn an interview with the Berlin-based blog, iGNANT, he identified TinTin as his childhood hero.

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See more on Jared Muralt’s website, here.

His biography, here.

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There are 17 comments

  1. Rana

    I loved the designs! They reminded me of M.C. Escher’s sketches which I also saw on an agenda recently, not sure if it was Moleskine or not.

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  2. the_artist

    Excellent and decidedly gorgeous, great work by the artist. Those little Moleskines, especially with the solid black cover…what mysteries and delights they can hold.

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