Katy Smail…

Delightfully painted florals and splendid illustrations. This is the work of Brooklyn-based artist Katy Smail. Smail was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, she graduated from the Edinburgh College of Art, began her career in London, and then followed her dreams to New York City. Smail has many well known clients including Macy’s, Target, Saks Fifth Avenue, Land’s […]

Lisa Krannichfeld…

So so so lovely! These paintings just make me happy. This is the work of Arkansas-based artist Lisa Krannichfeld. Krannichfeld uses Chinese ink and watercolour in a beautifully free and uncontrolled fashion. Her Southern American upbringing and Chinese roots have influenced her work immensely. Her website states… “Growing up surrounded by women born of the mindset […]

Izziyana Suhaimi…

Wow! Stunning pencil and embroidery illustrations – I just love the line drawing with the brightly coloured thread. This is the work of Singapore illustrator and mixed media artist Izziyana Suhaimi. On her website Suhaimi says… “Embroidery for me is a quiet and still act, where each stitch represents a moment passed. The building of […]

Merve Özaslan…

I love these fun collages of vintage photos and organic environments. The series is called Natural Act and is by Istanbul-based artist Merve Özaslan. Özaslan describes the collection on her tumblr page…“Natural act is composed by several collages based on the questions of the relation between nature and the humanity. It is basically a critical presentation […]