Last friday, Zander magazine team launched the last issue, with a cover illustration by Alfonso Zapico, author of “Dublines”. The alternative cover author is “El Irra”, a comic illustrator from Euskadi.
The party included a drawing battle in which I took part, but as always, I had a superhero theme for the drawing (last time it was Iron Man, now Thor…) and I was out in the first round :/ Maybe next time!
Salem, my albino cat is my muse for the all day inspiration. Here is the proof!! One of my all time favourite posters, a 19th century French one by Théophile Steinlen has been reconverted in a Salem homage!
Mechandising available at society6.com
Left: Alba Borrego (Aru), Julia Alonso-Collada, María Gallardo, Irene Álvarez, Irene Mateos (eneri)
Right: Nuria Rodríguez (Mermelada de Sesos), Maria Luisa Torcida (drawing teacher), Irene López, Sergio Suarez, Alberto Mallo & Estefanía González (Fanny)
I’ve been playing these days with an ipad app that helps you to create a handwritten font.
This is my font, a handmade Helvetica, really cool to make your small texts (I think it works really well in 12pt or even less…) look a bit informal without losing the helvetica perfection!Download Handvetica Font
I am working on a complete restyling proposal for a real brand and its packaging. I wont say the kind of product yet… Just that it is an international company, based in Asturias, with a wide range of food products.
By now, I alredy have the color palette I will use for the three main products.
Fuzzy bunnies, big-eyed girls, meat, magic, and mystery
Pinxit, whose title refers to the Latin term meaning “painted by,” is organized by the themes of Ryden’s major exhibitions—The Meat Show, Bunnies & Bees, The Tree Show, and so on—and includes collected essays by Yoshitomo Nara, Carlo McCormick, and others, and a new essay by culture critic Kristine McKenna. Ryden’s paintings and drawings are reproduced using the finest technique available, and over a dozen of the paintings are foldouts that open to a staggering 150 cm (59 inches) across.
Due to my BB addiction, I decided to start my new sketchbook with some Breaking Bad character drawings, starting from my favourite, Walter White. In my opinion, this tv serie is one of the best ever produced, and this is my tribute to it. Read More