Instagram Mix

I have been working for some time now on a new drawing style/personal “mix and match” project!

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I will post all the news on my new Instagram account – But I'm also going to "recap" everything from time to time here on the blog too. Either way, stay tuned! ;)

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Vienna Book Fair 2018

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Time flies pretty fast. Sunday was time to draw again for the public at the book fair "Buch Wien 18" – which has now already become a nice tradition for me every year. Many thanks to Susanne Riha, Kleiner Salon für Illustration and illustria for putting this show together!

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Needless to say, it was a lot of fun! ;-)

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Check out last year's show here

New Style With Procreate

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I've been experimenting lately with a new drawing style on Procreate. It's still a work in progress but I'm already loving the results I'm getting so far! Stay tuned for more soon...

Making Of Onkel Alois

This "making of" was created for an exhibition on children's book that began here in Vienna and traveled to other cities around the country. The exhibition is long gone, so I thought it would be nice to put it online for those of you who may have missed it, or are just curious about the process. Just click here to open it as a PDF file in a new window!

See more about the “Onkel Alois” project here

Paper Engineering Experiment

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I saw a card the other day that was something like this and I just couldn't help myself from trying it out... The image used is a two-layer illustration I made for the book series "Pauli & Friends". It worked like a charm!

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See more about the “Pauli & Friends” project here

My First Promotional Postcard

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In 2011 I sent out my first illustration promo postcard. This image is no longer featured on my website so I thought it would be nice to post it here one more time – and I am glad to see that, even after all these years, this little fellow still brings me a great deal of joy! :-)

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Dossingos Hotel Neubergerhof

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I am very glad to announce the brand new set for the "Dossingos" paper dolls – this time made in collaboration with the wonderful team at Hotel Neubergerhof. There will be also a creativity contest among the kids who have participated in the "Safety Tour" this year... I am very, very curious to see what they will come up with!

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See more about the “Dossingos” project here

Laser Cut Stencil

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Testing/having some fun with the first prototype stencil I made for the "Dossingos" paper dolls. The idea is to let the kids make their own paper clothes out of old magazines (or just about anything one can cut out with a scissor). It makes you feel like a true fashion designer! :-P

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And it's kinda addictive too...

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See more about the “Dossingos” project here

Toy Fair in Nuremberg

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This time I was making quick "ink splash drawings" for the public at the amazing toy fair in Nuremberg to help promote the new book series "Pauli & Friends“. It was my first year there – and I am already sure it will not be the last! Many thanks to the great team of Discovery Books for this fruitful and inspiring collaboration!

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me and the discovery book's team at the toy fair in nuremberg

me and the discovery book's team at the toy fair in nuremberg

See more about the “Pauli & Friends” project here

Vienna Book Fair

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I was drawing for the public once again at the book fair "Buch Wien 17". The theme for this year was "fantastical animals" – which we then created on the spot from an ink splash chosen by the visitor... It was, as always, a lot of fun! :-)

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Pauli & Friends Coming Soon!

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The Kickstarter campaign for "Pauli & Friends" is now officially a success and I am already looking forward to getting my copies! ;-) If you happen to have missed it, check out the brand new online shop from Discovery Books: http://shop.discoverybooks.com – and have some fun!

See more about the “Pauli & Friends” project here

More Coffee Time!

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Another personal piece on the same theme. Coffee, milk – and their little "triplets"... What a happy family!

Coffee Time

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A personal piece around one of my favorite subjects: Coffee time!

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And one version with just the silhouettes... For that coffee in the evening too! ;-)

Catching Stars

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More sketches just for fun with Procreate on the iPad. "Space" has been lately one of the main themes here in the studio... Stay tuned!