The Stylistic Illustration of Llew Mejia

Kirsten McCreaARTISTS

Llew Mejia’s bright and busy illustrations overflow with flora and fauna. Nearly psychedelic in their brilliance, his highly-detailed scenes both vibrate and sooth, reminding us of traditional Mexican embroidery.

The Refreshing work of Jeannie Phan

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Portrait of Toronto Artist Jeannie Phan

Jeannie Phan is a Toronto-based artist whose recognizable flat-colour illustrations with printerly textures harken back to a vintage editorial style. Check out the work of this artist/master gardener who shares green-thumbed tips from her bright, plant-filled home studio.

The Playful Illustrations of Jeannie Phan

Kirsten McCreaARTISTS

Toronto Artist Jeannie Phan

From sneaky cats, to mysterious forests, to idyllic landscapes, our next artist’s take on the world is serene, refreshing, and delightfully curious. See it now!

The Creative Process of Karolin Schnoor

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Papirmass artist Karolin Schnoor

Karolin Schnoor is a German illustrator living in London whose bold, elegant work is informed by simple organic shapes and the screen-printing process. Get to know her better in this interview.

New Beginnings with Mike Ellis

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Toronto artist Mike Ellis is the next artist for the Papirmass art of the month subscription box

Mike Ellis’s bold, spot-colour illustrations have a mid-century feel that is pleasingly both nostalgic and contemporary. Read our exclusive interview with him here.

Flora and Fauna with Agathe Singer

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Parisian illustrator Agathe Singer in her studio.

Meet Agathe Singer, a Parisian illustrator whose wonderful art is replete with birds, flowers, and other creatures. See more of her beautiful non-naturalist paintings here.

The Comical Stylings of Hiller Goodspeed

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illustration by artist Hiller Goodspeed

Hiller Goodspeed uses artwork as a way to express everyday thoughts and daydreams. His comical works are touching and sincere – a rare blend of comedy and thoughtfulness that we really appreciate.

The Vibrant Vintage Art of Boyoun Kim

Kirsten McCreaARTISTS

Boyoun Kim is a Korean illustrator currently based in New York City whose images consistently feel drawn from the past, but carry a contemporary vibrance. We love her pairing of vintage tones and old printmaking effects with modern subject matter, and we’re sure you will too.