A few months ago I took part in a Mexican poster competition, the topic was " A la muerte con una sonrisa" (To death with a smile). All artists had freedom of self expression, materials and mood. I decided to connect it with my Slavic roots and made a research about pagan gods. In Slavic culture there was a goddess of death/winter, whose name was Mara/Morana.
Her main attributes are sickle, moon and winter. She is known as a beautiful girl with dark hair.
In my poster I wanted to create this cold atmosphere by eliminating any
It was the first time I decided to participate in INKTOBER and I could manage to make 23 drawings. It was challenging and interesting. It helped to get back to hand drawing and stay productive after work :) Which usually is not so easy... BUT I felt very inspired and I'm feeling quite happy about my first Inktober!
Here I would like to share some of my favs, the rest could be found on my Instagram page. Now I will have to decide if I can colour them in Illustrator and make something out of this experiment ;)
During last months I was starting to analyze some connections in my works and the art that inspires me. If you look around on the street or searching for some inspiration, read books, in some time you will definitely understand that some things attract your attention more than others. This happens to me all the time. I find some inspiration outside, let it be sunset sky or shadow from the building on the ground. The things that surround us are amazing, you just have to observe.
I would like to share some photographs that were made during the boat trip. The light created amazing textures. Some
Finally, I am about to start my blog. I'm very excited about it! I'm planning to share here some projects, illustrations that I'm currently working on. Photographs and inspiration.