Coco Chanel on my mind today.
AUGUST 5. I’m rushing with things and having the best time. Painting, juggling multiple illustration projects and my sewing machine is not slowing down. Someone asked me on my Facebook if I ever sleep. I will, once. Soon. But I’m having such a blast (and I’m not polishing and glitter-sprinkling on this post to appear […]
Hola. It’s a second day of my collaboration with the centuries-old fragrance house House of Creed and their delicious new perfume collection Acqua Originale. What a fantastic job it was! The illustrations are based on Olivier Creed’s travels and are presenting the forthcoming Acqua Originale collection (launching August 3) — a range of five scents. […]
NORWAY, I LOVE YOU. Right before I left for Poland (literally, 3 days before) I was contacted by the sweetest art director from Norwegian Business Daily (Norways Financial Times) and asked to create 3 full page and 1 half page watercolor illustrations for 2 issues of D2 magazine. For one issue the commission was to illustrate […]
Oh wow. I’m just truly proud of myself. I have not missed a day. I posted one girl each day for 100 days. It became my most important part of the day. To deliver. I found what I like about my work and what I struggle with. What I want to do and don’t want […]
Hello friends. I’m back from a gorgeous Poland. It’s been so good to see my family and friends. 6 weeks is not enough. I’ve traveled a bit, ate a lot of my mom’s cooking (hand-made and relish) and painted a lot, which you had a chance to see on my #100FashionGirls Instagram thread. I’m planning to release a […]
So, it’s been 16 days since I started this project (over 2 weeks..wowza!) and I had not posted a thing about it. It’s Friday evening and instead of drinking wine and hanging out with friends I’m producing this post. WHAT IS 100 Day Project and #100FASHIONGIRLS anyways. #100FashionGirls is my personal project inspired by the […]
[hr] I haven’t seen 12 Years of Slave yet, but I know I’m amazed by Lupita’s beauty.