Editorial Submission :: Nancy Liang

Sydney-based illustrator, Nancy Liang builds on her love of dioramas and nighttime scenes in her atmospheric illustrations. By collecting paper with various different qualities and working in graph.


a little toy town. I think the only reason I made this was because I wanted to paint lots of pretty houses.

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La Belle Illustration: Emiliano Ponzi, Loneliness in times of social networks, La Repubblica, aout 2014

Animierte Gifs können viel mehr sein als lustige, aber mehr oder minder sinnlos zappelnde Bildchen – wie smarte aktuelle Beispiele zeigen. Wer macht die interessantesten animierten Gifs? Natürlich Illustratoren! Zum einen ist dieses simple Format wie geschaffen dafür, mal ohne großen Aufwand die eigenen Bildchen in Bewegung zu setzen. Zum anderen verlangen auch die Kunden von Illustratoren...

Die besten animierten Gifs von Illustratoren

6 illustrators reveal how to turn artworks into fun, charming, powerful or hilarious animated GIFs in Illustrator, Photoshop or After Effects.


A sense of somnambulance pervades Sydney-based illustrator Nancy Liang’s dreamlike urban landscapes and sleepy scenes of suburbia. Delicately hand-drawn and paper-cut, the illustrations are gifs brought to life with nuanced loops of animation.

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Nancy Liang creates diorama-like GIF collages out of hand-drawn elements on kraft paper. Her nearly monochromatic work features nocturnal scenes of small towns that seem to become enchanted at the stroke of midnight.

Paris illustration  Sunny day in Paris  10x14 art print by tubidu. , via Etsy.

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Nancy Liang explains how she creates her eerily-beautiful animated GIFs. Learn how she breaks down motion and works in layers. She gives great advice, too!

How Did You Do That? Nancy Liang Shares GIF-Making

Today the Department of Phenomenal Papercraft is marveling at these wonderfully dreamlike animated gifs created by Sydney-based illustrator Nancy Liang.

Nancy Liang is represented by The Jacky Winter Group – please contact info@jackywinter.com for all commissioning enquiries!

Nancy Liang is represented by The Jacky Winter Group – please contact info@jackywinter.com for all commissioning enquiries!