These are the designers of the 8th wave with their tee.
NAME: Tim Bontan
Tim is a Dutch graphic designer and lettering artist based in Rotterdam.
His specialism is handlettering and calligraphy.
He uses brush pens, brushes, ecoline ink, fineliners to create scripts, serif, sans, shadow lettering: mixing these styles for both personal projects as commissioned projects for clients worldwide.
Tim works and worked for clients like: Nike, Etnies, New York Mag, Melkweg Amsterdam, Tivoli Utrecht and Gemeente Rotterdam.Buy this !
NAME: Barbara Temorshuizen
After graduating from the Breda Fine Arts Academy, Barbara worked at Diesel Industry in a small town in Italy.
After four years it was time for a new challenge and Bart Illustration was born. The main commissions are for fashion & interior: fabric design, wallpapers and book illustrations.
The illustrations are mainly drawn by hand, Barbara depends a lot on her intuition and the resulting work can be rather ironic.
It is a dream to create ‘Barbara in wonderland world’: ceramics, clothing and interior products to color the world a bit happier.
Barbara works for clients such as: Hugo Boss, Levi’s, Diesel & Nike.Buy this !
NAME: Wytse Sterk
Wytse’s artistic and graphic work is exemplifying that strong designs will defi nitely hold, no matter how much time passes by.
He always had a passion for arts, tin toys, and combined this with his love for tattoos & comics. Rock music has lead him to follow his heart resulting in countless designs for band logos, merchandise, posters and T-shirts.
His artwork is characterized by hard bold lines, bright colors and clear and recognizable symbolism. He is using several techniques in his work. Combining screen printing, designing digitally, old skool drawing, linocuts and spray painting.
Wyste works for clients like de Zwarte Cross, Amsterdam Tattoo museum to name a few.Buy this !
NAME: Edd Simons
Edd works as a graphic designer ever since he graduated from the Breda academy of arts in the early 1990s.
In his studio in Amsterdam he creates album covers & cool stuff for artists.
He also develops and realizes overall concepts for logo’s, covers, posters, merchandise, websites et cetera. Edd enjoys working off the beaten track and always finds the best solutions in forms and materials.
Edd works for clients like Urban Dance Squad, Hans Teeuwen, Maarten van Roozendaal, Douwe Bob, Racoon and many many more.Buy this !
NAME: Jasper Andries
Jasper is an Amsterdam Signpainter, born in 1971.
He has worked as an illustrator in the advertising industry,
sketching out international campains, storyboards and the occasional editorial artwork for a big part of his career. Mostly the digital work.
Always interested in traditional crafts however, his attention was drawn to paint signs and letters. Today he works together with a group called ‘Amsterdam Signpainters’ doing just that. Once in a while Jasper works on some cool illustration projects.
Jasper works and has worked for several clients like Marqt, Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and many many more.Buy this !
NAME: Saïd Kinos
Saïd is a Dutch graphic artist based in Rotterdam. His specialism is illustration and illustrative forms of lettering.
After graduating from the academy with a Bachelor in graphic design, Saïd started working as a freelance graphic designer and illustrator.
Because of a strong background in graffiti and a formal graphic design education Saïd always looks for new ways to combine his passion for letters, visual communication and more autonomous forms of self expression.
Saïd has worked for clients such as Converse and Fernandez and TopNotch to name a few.Buy this !
We wanted to create something totally original. In designs, in materials, in collections. Inspired by the LIGER. A unique animal that is the hybrid cross between a lion and a tigress. Unable to reproduce. Like our shirts.
Take six great visual artists, a challenging theme every wave, a high quality t-shirt as canvas and you have LIGER!
Several waves per year, six original shirts, in a limited edition of just 360 pieces per designer. Every shirt has its own unique number! Starting at 001/360 and ending at 360/360.LIGER shirts are collector’s items by birth. Uniqueness is guaranteed. You have our LIGER’s word on it!