Instagram is no longer just the social platform for sharing your brunch pics or cute pet photos (like Pinterest, but with a little less wedding). Now it’s an actual tool for anyone in the creative arts to share their portfolio and a place where anyone can find creative inspiration.
Here’s your list (in no particular order) of the hottest Instagram designers that’ll bring beauty, drama and creativity to your day.
Shezil creates wild, funky, and humorous illustrations rife with interesting details. Bright colours and surreal shapes and expressions are the mainstays of these scenes.
Surreal and hypnotic, Venezuelan graphic designer mahoor_jamal Instagram feed will satisfy your appetite for the unusual.
His IG feed is like a Sci-Fi, neon version of the 80s, plus surreal modern details. follow if you’re intrigued by the idea of claymation meets graphic design in a flurry of bright colours.
Alina Tauseef is the right IG to follow if you’re intrigued by the idea of claymation meets graphic design in a flurry of colours and 3D.
Saher is a UK-based digital illustrator and graphic designer. She is a storytelling artist who expresses key messages visually in her work. She specializes in editorial illustration, publishing, advertising and T-shirt design.
Ammara’s feed blends trendy design elements like flat design with just a few eye-catching colours. It all comes to life with different textures to create volume and depth. For inspiration in your illustration game, this is a great feed to follow.
Amal specializes in character design, print design, surface patterns and logotypes—all of which you can find in her feed along with fun posts that mix her cartoon-y characters into real-world settings.
She creates one-of-a-kind designs for clients that showcase her playful aesthetic and sense of joy. Her simple, unusual details bring her characters to life, and it’s fun to watch her feed to see what they’ll do. You’ll even spot her popping up occasionally, too!
For a unique, colorful blend of pop art, branding, illustration, typography and editorial design.
Are you itching to get back to your Instagram feed and follow some new and fantastic artists and designers? Which of these artists speaks to you? Tell us your favourites in the comments!