Tag Archives: illustration

The Optimism of Breakfast

  I just found this image for sale on Condé Nast’s online print shop. I  l o v e the work of Maira Kalman, and to me it’s a direct line to New York City, the situation described above even … Continue reading

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Which Woman Am I In 2018?

Illustrations by Izak Zenou, for Susan Miller’s Year Ahead 2018 Wall Calendar . I chose images that somehow spoke to me, telling me a story about a woman you could find in front of the Guggenheim Museum, with an eye for … Continue reading

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Fashion Collage

More work by Lenci on Trendland

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Feathers of a bird

Although I am working towards drawing and painting, I came across this image. A bundle of feathers, found on the street. Maybe part of a hat decoration, or key ring. Different animals have contributed to this bouquet. But that’s what it … Continue reading

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Cover-ups and giveaways, an orientation

I am half way my life – considering I feel 88 is the limit, I am orienting the second half already – and I always felt you should never stop learning. Apparently this a a belief at the heart of Japanese culture … Continue reading

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Milan window report

Inspiration from shop windows in Milan this week.

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As old as the world

The oldest winery was found in Armenia, dating to around 4000 BC. The earliest archeological evidence for a dominant position of wine-making in human culture dates from 8,000 years ago in Georgia. The illustrations are from my mother’s wine atlas, published … Continue reading

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If you love London

you will  l o v e  the work of Caroline Harper! Art director and set dresser by profession –Turner, the film, being one of her projects- Harper was blown away by the art of map making, and inspired by the work … Continue reading

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Stylish forecast

Que sera sera, what ever will be will be… but (!) if you would like to have a peek, know what the future may hold, you can now order your forecast for 2016 by zodiac sign, carefully written by Astrologyzone’s Susan Miller. … Continue reading

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Doodle Plus

A brilliant online destination for a lost moment is Colour The News. Every day a coloring page of a news item is posted, which can be downloaded, colored, and send back to be uploaded again. This way anyone can be part of … Continue reading

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