Technical illustrations for product manuals and catalogues


We can create technical illustrations for product and work manuals, etc. so that necessary information is conveyed more accurately to users.

At Idea Institute, full-time illustrators will carefully examine materials based on the original manuscript and do everything from tracing photographs to simplifying illustrations. In addition, product GUI illustrations, planar images, etc. are produced concurrently as needed.

Original illustrations

At Idea Institute, we retain the services of an illustrator who can provide original illustrations for books, videos, DVDs, T-shirts, posters, catalogues, cards, and more. His artistic illustrations have been highly rated by many customers.

Since 2017, he has also been illustrating our multilingual picture book series introducing Japanese culture.


Illustrator’s Profile

Arata Tani

Born in 1965 in Fukuoka Prefecture. Since embarking on a career as an illustrator in 1992, his work has appeared in a variety of media.

These include newspaper and magazine ads (Kigure New Circus, Miyazaki Prefecture, etc.), posters, essay series illustrations (Nishinippon Shimbun, etc.), promotional brochure covers (VISA, Kyushu Labor Bank, etc.), book-cover designs (the “Language Development and Disabilities” series, TAISHUKAN Publishing Co., Ltd.), logo design (Kaneta Knives and Tools, etc.), T-shirt graphics (DREAMER, GMT, etc.), and more.

His work has also been featured in solo as well as group exhibitions.
Solo Exhibitions: ACROS Fukuoka (2005), Fukuoka Prefectural Museum of Art (2009), Institut français du Japon – Kyushu (2013), and others

Past Creations


*Other works can also be presented in addition to the above. Please contact us for details.