Well, it’s almost summer, the sun is out, and I’m daydreaming about the beach. My imagination looks a lot like these fun retro paintings by artist Tracey Sylvester Harris. Harris uses mid century photographs, that she often finds at flea markets and yard sales, as inspiration for her paintings. Her compositions are bold and her […]
Another great pinterest find! I’m loving the juxtaposition between the colourful patterned clothing and the beautiful line drawn hair. These illustrations are by Spanish artist Puntobipolar Garcia. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to find more info on this artist. But you can check out more of her work on tumblr or facebook. Images found here.
Love this! Reminds me of another incredible artist I have posted about. This is the work of Italian fibre artist Ilaria Margutti. Margutti was born in Modena, and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence. She used to restore old paintings, and now she teaches drawing and art history. Margutti has exhibited all […]
Holy detail! This is incredible! British artist Charlotte Mann is well known for these intricate wall murals. She uses a thick black marker on a white background, and each object is life-sized and to scale. Mann’s works are mostly by commission, she has collaborated with fashion designer Peter Jensen making room installations for his shows, […]
Oh! I just found this artist on pinterest and had to share. This work is by Seattle-based artist and freelance illustrator Stasia Burrington. For her pieces, Burrington uses many mediums, such as, charcoal, ink, pencil, acrylic, and watercolour. She then cuts beautiful flowers out of fabric to adorn her figures. So lovely! Check out her website […]
Oh! I love it when I find new work from one of my favourite artists! I wrote about Taiwanese artist Hsiao-Ron Cheng back in November, and I just found some new pieces up on her website. Cheng makes beautiful digital portraits with gorgeously muted colours. I can’t get enough! And if you love Cheng’s art […]
I posted about Parisian artist Babeth Lafon yesterday, but I just couldn’t help myself, I had to show this series of hers as well. This collection of illustrations is called The Quiet Stories of my Daily Life. On her website Lafon says… “This project is focusing on my daily life and various objects which surround […]
Oh wow! Love! This is the work of Berlin-based Parisian illustrator Babeth Lafon. Lafon creates beautiful, soft pictures on coloured paper, her client list includes Marie Claire, Glamour, Flair, Anthology Magazine, and L’Oréal. The series above is called The Time It Takes, on her website she explains… “When I was a child we were always […]