The Mixed Media Works of Niki Pilkington are Skillfully Sketched

 - Nov 24, 2010   Updated: Jul 4 2011
References: nikipilkington.blogspot & vectroave
Niki Pilkington is an illustrator with an eye for artistic value in simple sketches. Pilkington uses an array of mediums in her work, often combining fabrics, ballpoint pen, pencil crayon and paint for a single piece.

The result is an utterly intriguing and completely unique body of work. Niki Pilkington's portfolio ranges from black and white illustrations with polychromatic touches, to impeccably executed portraits done with simple colored pencils.

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