The other day, I was talking to a friend, and I started to make these drawings with watercolours. I got so angry, I didn’t like them at all! I wanted to do something new, and it’s kind of therapeutic for me to talk through skype while doing this so…I put my mind in a kind of nirvana state – I listen to my friend but also elaborate images. Well, it’s kind of basic, I know, but it works, every time […]
Last sunday I went visiting an art book fair here in Madrid, Masquelibros. Now I’m editing the pictures and writing the next post for the column “Dispatches from Spain” over at Poppytalk. Expect lots of paper works, art books and an impressive scenario! See you soon, Serena
Tomorrow, 2nd of June, I’ll be at the Dosde Market: a little market for indipendent designers and boutiques in a lovely square in the center of Madrid – Plaza del Dos de Mayo 😉 Everything started when my friend Nicola Thomason, the industrious-genius mind behind Cover Story Design, asked me to join her to partecipate in this market..” it’s going to be fun!”. So why not!! I made an entire collection of 30 different notebooks for this occasion! So, […]
I’m working like crazy to produce like..25 notebooks for the 2nd of June (Dosde Market, Madrid). The notebooks will have bright covers and the same decoration of this one. Right now I’m making light-blu, orange, yellow, pink and green covers. I’m really excited about the color-mix I’ll get!
Work in progress. This is another collection of pictures I took today while I was preparing all the necessary things to start bookbinding for a client. It will be a notebook, A6 size, I’ll have to make 3 illustrations about food/cooking + a pop up + a pocket. It will be based on this one and customized for a person that likes to cook 😉 My client chose the papers among the ones from the Tiger store: the cover will have two […]