Illustrations and 90’s nostalgia…

  • 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
  • Four seasons
    Sum Up: Illustration is obviously a drawing, but it is also color. In this exercise, we suggest you practice creating four colorful pictures illustrating the four seasons. Each picture will be made in a square format of 15 x 15 cm. It must contain an illustration representing an element characteristicTo Read More
  • My favorite comic
    Sum up: Our childhood was cradled by many comic book heroes. As part of this assignment, we suggest that you present us your favorite comic book character (or the first character that comes to mind). For this, you will: • Carry out a search (on the Internet or in variousTo Read More
  • Simplified animals
    Sum up: In illustration, it is often necessary to simplify the shapes in order to make them more understandable and more aesthetic. This is what we are proposing to you as part of this assignment, which will lead you to represent some Asian animals using very simple lines or shapes.To Read More
  • The cursed dragon
    It all started at Inktober 2019. By drawing the first sketches about a little astronaut, I decided to take on the challenge by connecting each drawing together with a story. Nebo the astronaut was born. My first children’s story too. It was a great challenge, so much fun that ITo Read More
  • KC Chiefs offensive threats
    Sports is well known to unleash the passion. While i was studying at the University of Missouri Kansas City, i learnt how to appreciate US football and i became a big fan of the KC Chiefs, the local team. Here are a few illustrations of the Chiefs offensive players.