Spotlight: Alexandra Boiger

Don’t miss the beautiful work of Alexandra Boiger!

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Available at Amazon.

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Watch a video of Alexandra Boiger describing her studio (and more) on her website.

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Alexandra Boiger was born in Munich, Germany, and studied graphic design. Her work as an animation assistant brought her first to England, and then to DreamworksSKG in the United States. . . . Alexandra now lives with her husband and daughter in California.

Alexandra Boiger’s delightful virtual gallery is here.

Remembering Alexander Calder

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Alexander Calder’s Fish Mobile is at the Hirshorn Museum in D.C.

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Alexander Calder’s Circus, a complex multi-media work of performance art, can be seen at the Whitney Museum in NYC.

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Watch this youtube video describing the conservation of Calder’s Circus.

It helps us understand the fun-loving, creative personality of Alexander Calder.

Calder is also well-known for his mobiles:

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(Sothebys)

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(more)

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Learn how to make your own mobile from Marco Mahler here.

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Consider this event at the Carle Museum:

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Make your own kinetic art with found materials.

Illustrator Spotlight: Josée Masse

Check out the charming work of Josée Masse.

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Josée Masse website:  http://painted-words.com/portfolio/josee-masse/

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For as long as she can remember, Josée Masse has been drawing. She studied graphic arts in Montreal and worked as a graphic designer for 3 years before beginning her career as an illustrator.

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Coming Spring 2017:

WordSong digs deep with Thunder Underground by Jane Yolen, illus. by Josée Masse, a peek at the secrets hidden beneath our feet, including animal burrows and subways. (Publishers Weekly)

Architectural Drawing

Check out the fantastic work of Dede Christopher and John Miller.

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This would make an amazing Christmas card!

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Dede Christopher has over 26 years of experience in the field of Architectural Illustration, using her degrees in Architecture to inform her renderings and give them solid principles of good design. Her firm, Christopher Illustration, works specifically with clients to design and illustrate places which promote concepts that create and sustain healthy, dynamic communities.

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John Miller has worked with Dede since she began Christopher Illustration in 1989. Until recently his focus has been running the day to day business side of the company but with the rising importance of the internet and computer generated illustrations, he has become extremely skilled in the creation of complex SketchUp models and perspectives.

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