All the way back in October, our art director Lexi Keelan took part in Inktober. Her illustrations were too cute not to share so we asked her to tell us a little bit more about them. Emma: What is inktober? Lexi: Inktober is an Instagram art prompt challenge that was created by Jake Parker. The challenge takes place in October annually and participants produce an ink drawing each day for the whole month. There is an official prompt list brought out each year, but a lot of artists have started making their own or following other artist’s lists. … Continue Reading
Leiden is proud to share this set of watercolor paintings by illustrator Edyta Sylvia portraying beauty with layers of saturated colors and tangled lines. Credits Illustrations: Edyta Sylvia / edytasylvia.com / Facebook / Instagram @slvnimages
Credits Illustrations: Atanas Bukovinov / firstname.lastname@example.org
Everyone thinks their pet is the cutest but now is the time to put your claim to the test in our Cutest Pet Competition run in collaboration with Paws n’ People. I may own three cats and seven pairs of cat shoes but I won’t let my love of all things feline bias me. I am open to any cute pet you can throw a picture of at me. The winner of the Cutest Pet Competition will win an original watercolour portrait of their pet by the lovely and talented Art by Lexi as well as all the glory of… Continue Reading
Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation – FASHFEST Show 6 Naomi Peris Bridal – FASHFEST Show 5 Braddon Tailors and Casa Pavone – FASHFEST Show 6 Nyne – FASHFEST Show 6 Charly Thorn – FASHFEST Show 5 Braddon Tailors and Casa Pavone – FASHFEST Show 6 Megan Cannings Designs – FASHFEST Show 6
Have you ever wondered what happens at a model casting? We popped along to the FASHFEST model casting last weekend to find out. Illustrator Lexi Keelan takes us through each of the steps: Registration Warm Up Walking in front of the Judges Waiting, watching Photos Measurements See our full wrap up of the model casting here. FASHFEST 2017 will be taking place from the 28 – 30 September.
Highlighters. So many to choose from. Shimmery, glittery, pearly, embossed with brand names and swirly patterns that make them look so pretty you won’t want to ever put your little paws in them. So about a year ago when I officially became a Beauty Bitch for an entire cosmetic department, I would walk around trying to familiarise myself with everyone’s star products so that I would be on top of current trends and so that I would know what the hell I was talking about when people asked me about products from different brands. Look I’ll be honest here,… Continue Reading
Eden is a concept created by The Canberra Centre to, as emcee Sarah Kelly puts it ‘create a chance to meditate, reflect and pause.’ The first Eden workshop, a candle making course run by boutique candle maker, Elise Pioch of Maison Balzac, took place last Saturday and we were lucky enough to attend. As we entered Eden, we were greeted with our choice of beverage. We chose to be a bit fancy and opted for the bubbly. The space felt warm and inviting, with hints of spring colours. We took our seat front and centre so we could be… Continue Reading