New Collaboration with Safaknur

As CEO of my own design studio ‘Artista’, I’m collaborating with a new Turkish brand where I handle their designs and design services too. For the past few months, I was working on this collaboration hence my recent visit to Turkey. It didn’t work immediately at the beginning but at the end of last year,…

From Graphics to Fashion and Jewelry Designer

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Today’s blog post is more interesting this time. For a while I was constantly thinking about publishing this post but wanted to focus more on the content and make sure everything is as planned. So here it is and enjoy reading. Designed apparel Since late 2016 I decided to…

Copic Markers and Acrylics in Fashion Illustrations

I used to paint my illustrations with comic markers (especially when I first knew about them) before using acrylics and watercolors. Whenever I explore a new painting technique or new paint/marker, I notice how the final result for my illustrations change as a result. Since I used to daily draw and paint, I don’t always…

Art Commission

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m doing a special art commission offer before the end of Ramadan where I’ll draw your outfit and as an optional choice I can even illustrate a light background like my latest fashion illustrations. If you wish to know more about the price, send me an email and we can discuss…

Painting Process Video

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m posting a short painting process video this time. I didn’t like my painting on this one so I decided to cut the recording. But I’ll be back with a better one in the future.  

New Painting Space

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I worked on arranging my small art studio last month. I love my new painting space that I can’t wait to record myself painting live! It did make a difference and a positive change to me these days. I never thought that it could boost my energy that much. When…

Applications

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I constantly shop around for art tools. Sometimes I even visit any kids corner to see the kind of markers and art tools they provide. Once anything catches my eye I either buy or search more about it. I’m so fascinated by the 3d gel markers and glitters lately. So…

Me at the DAI Festival

Follow my blog with Bloglovin For a month I’ve been preparing for this day. Starting this month I got such a busy schedule that my whole priorities got messed up! I was torn between having some time to create new designs and painting them, organizing my business, being present at social media daily, and having…

Recent Illustrations

 Follow my blog with Bloglovin For the past few weeks I was busy getting more illustrations done than before. Fortunately I love designing and illustrating so it’s not stressing me at all, however, when life gets in the way that’s something else though. I still am doing all of my tasks alone, hence work is…

Karolina Kurkova at Met Gala 2016

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I drew an illustration of Karolina few days ago in my sketchbook and decided to paint it yesterday. For the past few weeks I was too busy to sit down for an hour or so and paint my sketches. I ended up having too many WIP sketches and drawings on…