Skip to main content

Doodle art: 50 great examples

17. Fred Blunt

50 great examples of doodle art

Fred Blunt is inspired by some of your favourite childhood shows and books

Inspired by The Muppets, Quentin Blake and the Flintstones, Fred Blunt has been a compulsive doodler since he was in hand-me-downs. His cute characters are an instant source of cute and child-like inspiration that'll have you harking back to your childhood.

18. Justine Ashbee

50 great examples of doodle art

Beautiful doodle art from Justine Ashbee

Justine Ashbee takes a line for a walk and your eyes go along for the ride. Lines and forms evolve and grow organically in her vast amorphous drawings. Intuitively composed, the Brighton based artist's drawings start with a curve and end in a mesmerizing undulating visual experience.

19. Billie Jean

50 great examples of doodle art

Billie Jean goes all postery with this doodle art

Billie Jean is not my lover. Billie (a 'he' in case you're interested) has created entanglements of ballpoint pen for many notable clients. Creative Review and Nike can be counted amongst the many who have commissioned the services of this London based, tree climbing, doodle maestro.

20. Eric Olmstead

50 great examples of doodle art

Eric Olmstead's brilliant artwork is inspired by travel

It's hard not to be a little jealous of artist Eric Olmstead. Not only is he super-talented, he's also travelled all over the world, capturing the essence of each destination through brilliant illustrations and collages. This is just one piece Olmstead created in Brazil during a six-month tour of South America. He's also spent 18 months in Japan, been to Australia, New Zealand, the US - and there's at least one sketchbook full of amazing artwork for each.

21. Lizzie Mary Cullen

50 great examples of doodle art

Lizzie Mary Cullen delves into the world of hand-drawn psychogeography in this Brick Lane illustration

Lizzie Mary Cullen is a multi award-winning artist based in London. A natural talent with pen and ink, Cullen's doodle art has attracted the attention of many leading brands, including the BBC, MTV and Harvey Nichols. This intricate depiction of Brick Lane, is just one from Cullen's brilliant series titled London psychogeographies.

22. Mike Rohde

50 great examples of doodle art

Designer Mike Rhode tells the tale of his travels with hand-drawn typography and little sketches

Mike Rhode is a designer who loves to read, write and draw. For the latter, he takes a Moleskin sketchbook everywhere, keeping a visual journal of his travels. We particularly like this piece taken from Rhode's Portland sketchnote travelogue, in which he records facts and thoughts with brilliant little sketches and typography.

23. Amaia Arrazola

50 great examples of doodle art

Talented illustrator and designer Amaia Arrazola loves silly drawings

We love the playful style of Spanish illustrator and designer Amaia Arrazola. After working in an advertising agency for a couple of years, Arrazola now works as a freelance artist in Barcelona. She comments on her website, "I like silly drawings, graphic design, serigraphy and typography."

24. Richard Romare

50 great examples of doodle art

Web designer Richard Romere created this piece in roughly 10 hours over five days

Richard Romare is a web designer based in the Philippines who also works as a freelance multimedia artist. Wanting to experiment in different artistic disciplines in his spare time, Romare comments on this one-off piece, "I'm not that comfortable with doodle arts, I was just trying something different."

25. Delphine Durand

50 great examples of doodle art

Illustrator Delphine Durand drew this intricate piece on a restaurant napkin

Artist Delphine Durand has a treasure trove of sketchbook work online. For the most part, she creates magical and bizarre monsters and characters, some of which have been used to illustrate Chronicle Book's Big Rabbit's Bad Mood. As well as commissioned works, Durand spends much of her spare time doodling unusual worlds and creatures, like this piece hand-drawn on a restaurant napkin.

26. Kerby Rosanes

50 great examples of doodle art

Kerby Rosanes' work features incredible attention to detail

Kerby Rosanes is a graphic designer and SEO specialist with a passion for art and doodling. His work, which he post regularly on his Sketchy Stories blog, exists at various scales and his striking attention to detail makes each piece unique and original.

27. Irena Zablotska

50 great examples of doodle art

Irena Zablotska's doodles evoke an original and imaginative world

Irena Zablotska is a talented illustrator who uses multiple techniques to communicate the original world she's created through illustration and doodle art. Her art has been exhibited across the world, from St Petersburg to San Jose.

28. Jabson Rodrigues

50 great examples of doodle art

Jabson Rodrigues beautiful 'Falling' illustration

If you like this particular style of doodle art then you should definitely check out the Flickr account of Jabson Rodrigues, which is overflowing with stunning sketches like the above. Titled 'Falling', the illustration features two people intertwined by Rodrigues' gorgeous, fluid doodles next to the words 'Sky should tumble and fall'. Just beautiful.

29. Saddo Jdero

50 great examples of doodle art

Saddo Jdero creates intricate, intriguing worlds

The remarkable Romanian illustrator and artist Saddo Jdero is another example of how doodle art can be taken to a commercial, professional level. The intricate imaginary worlds he creates are both fascinating and unique.

30. Lisa Krasse

50 great examples of doodle art

Lisa Krasse's doodle art on Converse sneakers

Craft, drawing, and fashion combine in one amazing project. Lisa Krasse has combined her love of doodling with a love of Converse shoes to create these amazing sneaker designs. Check out the rest on her Behance profile.

31. PodgyPanda

50 great examples of doodle art

PodgyPanda creates cute digital illustrations, apparel, design toys and of course, doodles!

PodgyPanda, or Richard Kuoch as his parents like to call him, is an artist, illustrator, animator and graphic designer from Auckland, New Zealand but is now living it up in London. Creating cute digital illustrations, apparel and design toys such as Jerk Jigglypuff, PodgyPanda also doodles. A lot.

Next page: more great examples of doodle art