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đŸ‡«đŸ‡· Comment faire son aquarelle maison ?

Bonjour ! Il Ă©tait temps que je mette a jour mon ancienne recette d’aquarelle maison. Cette fois-ci je fais la recette en Français. Je sais que ça m’a Ă©tĂ© souvent demandĂ© : Comment je fais mon aquarelle Ă  la maison ? Beaucoup de mes peintures sont faites en partie avec des aquarelles que j’ai prĂ©parĂ© moi-mĂȘme. Cela fait maintenant plus de deux ans que je fais mes propres aquarelles Ă  partir de pigments en rĂ©alisant mon propre liant. Les illustrations …

New self published mini comic : Alone

Hello! Today I have one exiting news to share with you : I’ve self published a new mini comic! Yes, yes as you may know I love comics and I’ve been developing a cat witch universe : Magikitty. (Learn more about Magikitty in this article). I originally created this mini comic during a 24h comic challenge, I tell more about that in the book but in a few words, the challenge was to create 12 pages in 24h. So here …

đŸ‡«đŸ‡· Festival d’Ă©tĂ©

Bonjour ! Aujourd’hui je vous annonce que je serai au Festival Medieval Fantastique de AnchĂ©, non loin de Chinon. Le festival se tiendra du 3 au 4 juillet, en plein air. J’y tiendrai un Stand avec les cartes postales Magikitty, des zines et une nouvelle BD dans le mĂȘme univers. Passez me voir si vous ĂȘtes dans la rĂ©gion.

MAgikitty zine cat witch

Creating a little zine : Magikitty a cat witch story

Hello! How are you? I have much to catch up with you all. But first let’s talk zine creation : Magikitty a cat witch story. Last October was Inktober again. Inktober is a challenge that last during all the month of October and that pushes artist all over the world to draw in ink every day for a month. I truely love this challenge. So this year of course, I took part again and created Magikitty, a cat witch story. …

january patreon illustrated postcard

January’s patreon illustrated postcard

Starting this January I have decided to make special rewards for my Patreon. I’ll be painting and designing postcards every month. Following my Magikitty storyline, the postcard will be sent to the recipient with a little note from one of the character of the story : Fluffy. This first postcard to be sent to my Patrons is from the Namla forest. A very dark and scary forest that hides shadows. Why Patreon? I am wishing to develop truely my own …

Minimalist watercolor set for hiking and travels

Minimalist watercolor set for hiking and travels

Bonjour! I hope you are well, summer has just ended but I have still been releasing some youtube videos that I recorded during my holidays in the mountains. I really like to share my experience through videos as well. You know it, that’s why this blog exists in the first place. During the summer, I did numerous hikes and most times I tried to take my sketchbook and a little bit of paint to try to show on paper what …

Shop update : watercolor stickers

Bonjour ! How are you ? I am super proud to show you these very new stickers that I added to my Etsy shop : Girl’s stickers. And not just girly stickers, the idea behind those stickers is to show the wild nature and passion through feminine figures. Nature as you might know a very dear subject of mine. I always love to depict it at it best may it be through illustration or through outdoor paintings. I tried with …

Plein air painting : Mountain barns

A few days ago I went on a mini-hike with Mefisheye. Since we started our work-holiday we take more time for ourselves and especially to go out sketching in plein air. During this hike we came across a lot of barns, it is very traditional designs of this part of the PyrĂ©nĂ©es and these two looked absolutely beautiful with the light we had that day. So we decided to go for some plein air painting of these mountain barns! My …

how to price your art as an illustrator

How to quote your work as an illustrator ?

Bonjour! And welcome to this new blog post on how to quote your work as an illustrator, and especially how I quote. I hope my experience will help you in finding the right price or, if you would like to commission an illustrator, know how pricing work. Pricing an illustration and putting a price on you art is always very difficult, mostly because us artists may put our esteem lower than what we think we are worth. What is my …

Outdoor sketching in Neouvielle National Park

Bonjour! Summer has arrived and even if the pandemic is still around the corner, we can start moving again here in France. Mefisheye and I decided to relocate our workplace in the Montains, more precisely in the PyrĂ©nĂ©es, a mountain chain at the south of France. It is the perfect starting point to do hikes and do outdoor sketching in places like Neouvielle National park. What tools do I take when I go outdoor sketching? I usually like to pack …