Sketch & Build Diversity Avatar Icons by Sketch & Build

The Diversity Avatars collection is an exploration of the beauty and diversity of people and cultures around the world. Featuring unique premium vector icons.

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Avatar Style Update

November 12, 2018

Over the months we have been creating the avatars in Diversity Avatars, the style has evolved. We are updating the earlier avatars so they are all consistent.

Beautiful Girl Too

September 27, 2018

This is probably my second favorite of the entire Diversity Avatars collection so far. I like the hair and the ball cap. Check out my recent blog post on the Astute Graphics blog on how I create the avatars

Beautiful Girl

September 27, 2018

I think this is probably my absolute favorite of the complete Diversity Avatar collection so far. This is the one where things really clicked and I started to really understand what I was trying to accomplish. Check out my recent blog p...


September 27, 2018

One of my favorite avatars from the Diversity Avatars collection. This one is of our friend Wayan. Check out my recent blog post on the Astute Graphics blog on how I create the avatars

Diversity Avatars Vol. 4 Preview

September 17, 2018

We are hard at work on Volume 4 of the Diversity Avatars collection. We have had a delay in the production schedule but the avatars shown here will be available for download by September 20th.

Girl in Knitted Cap

August 16, 2018

Another addition to Diversity Avatars Vol. 4 and more explorations of different hair types. Using the dashed line with rounded end caps for the braids was a "what would this look like" moment that turned out well. I think they add a nice...

Woman With Dreads

August 15, 2018

Creating hair in an icon without it looking like a chaotic mess is challenging. I've found that the trick is to create the overall shape, then add individual strands as highlights. I'm pretty happy with how this one turned out. She looks...

Nelson "Madiba" Mandela

July 18, 2018

In honor of what would have been Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday, I thought an update to the avatar was in order. I have been an admirer of Mandela since I was a teenager (over 30 years). One of the most courageous and greatest men of th...