Sofia Bonati…

    Quirky girls with rosy cheeks! Love! I really enjoy the patterns and textures that you see in the hair, the clothes, and sometimes the background. These fun illustrations are by self-taught artist Sofia Bonati.  Bonati was born in Argentina, and now lives in the UK.  If I had to decide, I think my favorite […]

Mana Morimoto…

        Alright, I’m starting to think I’m a sucker for embroidery on photographs! I just can’t get enough!! Japanese artist Mana Morimoto uses a linear approach when stitching on found photos. Often her lines follow the subject’s gaze, and her colorful thread looks great on the black and white images. She has […]

Charlotte Caron…

    I wonder what my own spirit animal would be?  Probably a bunny or something tame like that. My last post was about illustration on photos, and today we have paint on photos.  French artist Charlotte Caron takes a portrait picture, and then paints an animal mask covering the subject’s face.  She creates relationships […]

Tamara Muller…

    Oh so weird, but oh so wonderful! I love love love these quirky paintings by Dutch artist Tamara Muller.  Unsettling subject matter of domination, submission, and basic animalistic tendencies are portrayed in a fun and humorous way. Muller will be part of a group exhibition called Chinese Whispers at the Karin Janssen Project Space in London […]

Jose Romussi…

  Seriously!? There are so many great embroidery artists out there! These works are by Chilean artist Jose Romussi, who now lives and works in Berlin.  Romussi’s creations have a very playful vibe to them.  In his series Dance, featuring vintage ballerinas, his thread takes on the shape of the dancer’s costumes.  In his newer […]

Meghan Howland…

    These beautiful paintings are by the talented Meghan Howland.  Her images are lovely and interesting, they really draw you in.  Her subjects are dreamy and calm amidst chaos (I certainly wouldn’t look like that with birds flying in my face).  Much more on her website. The artist is currently collaborating with designers Marchesa, […]

Conrad Roset…

      muse /myooz/ (noun)– A goddess or power that inspires a creative artist. Yes, artist Conrad Roset is clearly inspired by his many Muses.  His series features intimate images made with a variety of different mediums.  The artist experiments with pens, acrylics, gouache, markers, watercolors, on wood, canvas, cardboard, and more.  Roset lives in […]

Abbey McCulloch…

      O…M…Gorgeous!!  These sensational paintings are by Australian artist Abbey McCulloch. Her work is about identity and femininity in today’s society.  It’s about welcoming our imperfections and finding beauty in our own flaws.  It’s not hard to see why she was named one of Australia’s most collectible artists by Art Collector magazine – […]