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Weekly painting - 2

Weekly painting - 2

And here is the result of this week let-it-out-without-thinking painting. I like the way the brushes take controle of the format; and the total absence of anticipation - and therefore of expectations - really frees the mind and the creativity. Can't wait...

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And now for sale!

And now for sale!

My yummy chocolate illustrations are displayed - and for sale! - at Cocoa Exchange Chocolatier on Belsize Road (London NW6)! And on top of being beautiful (I mean the chocolates!), they are delicious, so do try for yourselves! (sorry non-londonners...)...

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Weekly painting - 1

Weekly painting - 1

Every Friday, I stop everything I do and get my acrylics, my brushes,and a 22 x 22 cm canvas out. No question asked, no particular expectation. Just let it out on a set format, and see where it takes me week after week. Quite fun: no pressure, total freedom....

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I love my job...

I love my job...

How much better than this can it get: being commissioned illustrations of chocolates to sell at a chocolatier's, all chocolates provided - for FREE...! Well, on the other hand, I suppose one can only capture the essence of the "models" after having truly...

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Illustration vs painting

Illustration vs painting

While my brain is working out the next painting series (these things need to cook slowly!), I'm feeding my illustration portfolio! Wherever I go, I love looking at doors (and windows), especially in cities like Paris and London where some doors can be...

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Get your Vitamins!

Get your Vitamins!

Here is a sum-up of my latest Fruits and Vegs illustrations. *********************************** Watercolours on various papers: white 220 gsm, 18th century manuscript paper, 1960's typewritten paper, newspaper... All offer different qualities and effects;...

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Jour de marché - Market Day

Jour de marché - Market Day

Quelques illustrations pour un projet en cours... premier jet! Encre et aquarelle, c'est ce qu'il y a de plus satisfaisant pour ces illustrations rapides! *** A few illustrations taken from a new project. First shots here! Ink and watercolour are as always...

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Lumière d'hiver - Winter light

Lumière d'hiver - Winter light

Trop occupée pour peindre en ce moment (guettez mon nouveau site très prochainement!), mais voici quelques photos pour nous rappeler que l'hiver crée aussi de belles atmosphères pour peu qu'on regarde bien! *** Too busy to paint these days (watch out...

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Chocolats... - Chocolates...

Chocolats... - Chocolates...

Je vous avais prévenus: je n'allais pas m'arrèter à un! Voici donc les chocolats numeros 2 et 3 (cette fois, à l'encre et aquarelle). Ca marche aussi! Bon, maintenant dégustation! *** I did warn you: that was only the begining! Here are Chocolates number...

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Combattre le froid - Fight the cold!

Combattre le froid - Fight the cold!

Voilà. L'hiver est enfin arrivé. Et pour lutter contre le froid, il reste le chocolat! Mais avant de l'engouffrer, je le peinds. Premier d'une série (si je ne les mange pas tous avant): le chocolat au lait fourré caramel. *** Here it is: Winter. And to...

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