Finding inspiration in books for illustration

Getting inspiration for drawing

Bonjour ! I almost never lacking inspiration, it’s not a big magic secret, I just always have subjects to illustrate. Je ne manque quasiment jamais d’inspiration, il n’y a rien de magique là dedans, j’ai juste toujours des sujets à illustrer.  It can be client work, with a clear brief everything comes easily to mind. But I also have more personal subjects like my comics, or short stories projects or even my series of illustrations on people and gardens and …

How to make your watercolor at home ?

Today I will show you how to make watercolor, everything home made ! I’ve started doing it not so long ago so don’t take my word for granted but you can still try it out for yourself. Because yes, making home made watercolor is fun ! I’ve made so far 5 different colors, two browns, a peach, a blue and a black. All the colors have a very different mix of pigment and binder and I’d love to talk to …

Welcome !

Bonjour ! And welcome to my blog and website, I’ve had some recent difficulties with my website that has forced me to start it again ! But I am here now and for good. I’ve prepared a little FAQ to present myself : Voici une petite séries de questions pour me présenter : So who am I ? I’m Isabelle Arné and I’m a French freelance illustrator, I was born in 1990, I love to draw with watercolors, gouaches and …