This Designer Made Awesome Line Drawings of Friends’ Houses For Christmas

by . December 28th, 2015

Imgur user BarryAdams has been making line drawings of his friends’ houses since 2010.

This one of the more inventive gift ideas we’ve seen in a while.  The idea’s not just great for Christmas of course, but for any occasion you need a fairly simple, yet personal gift idea. Plus you don’t have to restrict yourself to houses. You could try pets, or cherished personal items as well!

Check out some of Barry’s line drawings. We’re not too thrilled with the kerning, but hey it works.

What do you think? Comment after the post below!

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Barry also does these line drawings for clients as well. The way he does it is pretty simple.

Here’s his process




For more of his illustrations, check out the original post here:

House Illustrations


What do you think about this minimalist take on gift-giving? 


Arthur Piccio manages YouTheEntrepreneur and has managed content for major players in the online printing industry. He was previously BizSugar's contributor of the week. His work has appeared multiple times on The New York Times' You're the Boss Small Business Blog. He enjoys guitar maintenance and reading up on history and psychology in his spare time.