fellow designers) I need to do mood board for the project with specific cartoon art style like on this img: but I can't figure out, what to type in the search. Is it some old cartoons from specific time period? It has some elements of it. Or maybe graffiti? It has some sloppiness too. I met this art style before, it was popular in 90s, I think. I need more of this and will be greatful for any help here(
I’m not quite clear what you’re looking for as cartoon illustrations have had similar styles to what you posted throughout the decades; however, one notable artist for vintage Santa Cruz skateboards was Jim Phillips.
Jim’s artwork is very popular. One of the most iconic pieces is a hand with a mouth in its palm. https://goo.gl/images/9KCHkZ
For other phrases, consider:
- retro skate art
- rip grip art
I once met with the Steamboat Willie style, which refers to the great animation by Walt Disney. It looks like it was the best reference to things like Cuphead.
I think the best way to find something of that style, is to write Vintage cartoon, or Vintage cartoon art. Here is the example found in Google:
This style is derivative, albeit much tamer, of Ed "Big Daddy" Roth illustrations. His work is a quintessential example of 1950s and 60s hot rod culture, in particular, Southern California Kustom Kulture: