Dadu Shin 2014 Coloured ink and Gouache America New York. The illustration uses flat bold colour to break the composition into shape and forms. Shin uses black outline to emphasis the two dimensional colour planes. He plays with distortion of the figure e.g. the figure small feet and head with the coat oversized. This as a results makes the figure seem small with the garment overpowering most of the graphic illustration.
Baiba Ladiga 2012 Lativa Black Ink. Lagiga uses soft watery brushstrokes to block in the male figure. There is more detail in the hands, head and feet to as away of grounding the figure. Ladiga as also used negative within the figure e.g. the coat to further aid into creating shape and depth in the dimension. The watery brush strokes help to unify the illustration and add to the dramatic and strong stance of the male figure.
Mats Gustafson Watercolour New York 1996 Gustafson work is expressive and often figurative. In this illustration Gustafson has used an array to brushstrokes to create an abstract dress from the ink directions.