Illustrations and 90’s nostalgia…

  • The miniature worlds
    For this, we suggest that you take a photograph of a detail in your immediate environment (for example, a bowl and some breakfast accessories on your kitchen table, a flower pot placed on a balcony, etc.), then then insert one or more small illustrations on the theme “Miniature worlds”.
  • Dad’s Rebus greeting card
  • Art, a breath of fresh air in nursing homes
    Dance, music, theater, visual arts… There are more and more initiatives to offer the elderly moments of escape and magic. Isolation of the elderly is a subject dear to my heart, our grandfathers and grandmothers are our memory and our wisdom. Without them, our society would not be the same.To Read More
  • Should You Do Traditional Art Or Digital Art?
    People starting a passion for art often ask the question: should I do traditional art or digital art? Some also ask, is traditional art better than digital art and vice versa. For that reason, I wanted to share my thoughts on the subject. So what’s the difference between traditional andTo Read More
  • Une oeuvre à la maison, or how to desacralize art.
    A brilliant idea, and I’m jealous that I didn’t think about it, but the painter Olivier Masmonteil beat me! 😊 Olivier Masmonteil, for a year, “has been looking for ideas to bring the work of artists to life and share around art” – through videos and “artist boxes” – andTo Read More
  • Robots
    For this job, you will first select three illustrators whose styles you like, from different eras (for example, you could choose a contemporary designer, one from the mid-20th century and another from the 19th century). These illustrators may or may not be taken from our Illustration History course. Once thisTo Read More
  • Rebus greeting cards – Mother’s Day
    Let’s put the greeting card back in fashion, pick up your pen and think of a sweet, smart or funny little note to make a loved one smile. Below is an example of fun and original rebus greeting card for Mother’s Day:
  • A new street art wall for Cremona
    I am thrilled! Finally, I have the opportunity to participate in an art project in Cremona and develop bonds with other artistic people. Yay !!!!!!!! The Municipality of Cremona, the Chamber of Commerce, CremonaFiere s.p.A., UN SDG (United Nations Sustainable Development Goals) Action Campaign, the “Andrea Pazienza” Comic Center, theTo Read More
  • Music effect on Brain
    Music is a fundamental attribute of the human species. Virtually all cultures, from the most primitive to the most advanced, make music. In tune or not, we humans sing and hum; in time or not, we clap and sway; we dance and bounce… The human brain and nervous system areTo Read More
  • Justin Bua redefines the frontier between fine art and street art
    Do you like street art? Do you like urban settings? Do you like music? Okay, if you answered yes to all of that, you will love the artist of this month! I wanted to talk to you about one of my favorite ones nowadays: Justin BUA. Justin Bua is anTo Read More
  • Press Article illustration
    This exercise fascinated me! I had to illustrate an article with two different styles, a humorous political style in black and white and a more poetic style in color. The article was about the Cherokee tribal chief’s request to the Jeep Company to change the name of their SUVs. ITo Read More
  • Analytical drawing
    Analytical drawing: We will have to be patient and precise.I chose an object and then represented it carefully. This is why I chose a glass object representing a small bird. This object comes from the Plaza Fair art show in Kansas City, a city dear to my heart.
  • Illustration of a nursery rhyme
    I had to illustrate the following nursery rhyme: Coccinelle, demoiselleBête à Bon DieuCoccinelle, demoiselleVole jusqu’aux cieuxPetit point rougeElle bougePetit point blancElle attendPetit point noirCoccinelle, au revoir. This album is made up of pages each measuring 17 x 17 cm. The editor tells you that your illustration must be integrated onTo Read More
  • Their music is as smooth as Silk Sonic
    Bruno Mars and Anderson.Paak announce a new Album as Silk Sonic. What an exciting news! In an exclusive new joint project, longtime friends duo has made a whole surprise album together. The first single called “Leave the Door Open”, came out on March 5 and has oldie funk and soulTo Read More
  • The ultrasound project
    So what is exactly the Ultrasound Project? During the lock down, we all had a lot of free time. Netflix and Amazon Prime exploded, and people confined to their homes binge watched lots of series until dawn. I was one of those people and I watched the miniseries “Modern Love”To Read More
  • Painting exhibition in Soncino (CR)
    The exhibition took place in Soncino in the province of Cremona. The aim was to represent the town of Soncino. However, instead of a painting of the famous castle or the other monuments of the small town, I chose to make a more modern illustration by drawing a simplified mapTo Read More
  • Tapirulan 2018
    The Tapirulan association of Cremona organizes a themed illustration competition every year. 2018 was to represent Chaos. 2020 had not arrived yet … For this theme, I chose two angles, one in cartoon style depicting the stress and chaos of a modern family. The technique used was a mix ofTo Read More
  • Exhibition of Renaud: “une putain d’expo”
    In November 2020, after a “shitty” good year, I made radical decisions for my future, both professionally and personally. The first event of this change was the Renaud exhibition organized by France Inter. This first artistic challenge with a deadline on January 7, 2021 was to represent the french singerTo Read More
  • Inktober 2020
    After Inktober 2019, which led me to create my first children’s book, for this last edition I wanted to respect the rules a little more and quickly draw a picture every evening. The principle of Inktober if you don’t know it on Instagram is to draw (usually in black andTo Read More
  • A Halloween story
    Sum up: For this assignment, we offer you a three-part exercise:• You will first brainstorm on the word “Witch”. Next, you will tell a small original story, 5 to 10 lines maximum, using some of the themes that arose during your brainstorming. In the “paradise” of witches and other magicalTo Read More