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I made this piece of personal work to try out two new fountain pens. I wanted to make a determined character, unaffected by strange surroundings with a slight hint at summer warmth. Once the drawing was complete, I scanned it to colour in photoshop. I had a very specific idea for a 60s-ish colour palette, my motto for it was “imagine if Wes Anderson made velvet sofas”!

Emma Russell
London, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 7938876516

Hello, I’m Emma, a freelance illustrator in London. I make drawings, patterns and paper constructions to communicate ideas and stories in an accessible way. My illustrations ha… Show more.

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