Check out the work of Roberto Parada: http://illoz.com/oil/?section=portfolios&type=1
and Victo Ngai: http://victo-ngai.com/#
Just some cool people ive been looking at recently!
Victo Ngai has been my main inspiration for an illustration ill post up soon, though I'm not too happy with how it turned out. Check out her process here: http://victo-ngai.blogspot.com/2011/05/honolulu-mag-new-illo-and-first-process.html