Adding visual elements to your website design can often make the difference between a good and a great site. While illustrations can often take a lot of time and talent to produce, the result is often a stunning website design that can really make an impact with your readers.
The following showcase includes some examples of brilliantly illustrated web designs to help inspire you for your next project.
1. Toris Eye
This is a very cool site that you have to see to really appreciate. It offers simple motion, creative ideas, nice colors and oh so much more.
2. Carreras Con Futoro
This site might be “drawn” and “painted” with Photoshop brushes, but it still has that hand drawn style to it. Great for those of you who don’t have the traditional artistic skill set.
3. Moshi Monster
As one would epect, this online kids game is full of animation, cute little monsters, and plenty of bright colors.
4. Black Moon Development
Bring in a more traditional illustration look offers a unique style in today’s web design.
5. Open Atrium
Here we get a nice mixture of typical clean web design mixed in with some bright and bold illustration work.
6. Tech Adventure DC
Again, any time you can add some hand drawn elements into your design you are sure to create something outstanding.
A basic website with a simple illustration to help conceptualize the conference name.
8. Piipe Online
A nice use of bold colors, creative layout and interesting use of patterns make this site fun to look at.
9. HD Live 09
Any time you can add some real hand drawn work to a design you are sure to create something very different from anything else out there.
10. Somos La Peralimonera
I always like it when illustrated sites like this have multiple layers to them. Adding outer space or underground layers is a cool idea.