Here is a selection of watercolors, inks and many floral details. Most of these can also be found on my Instagram @maria.over
Monika and Claire at Louloute started a crowdfunding campaign to fund their sewing patterns in April. In support of the campaign, I painted their shop windows with abstracted enlarged compositions made out of their patterns. Here are impressions of the work in progress.
2018 began with a desire of renewal. Of creative energy, of ideas for the new year and of turning my jewelry studio into a space that truly represents me and my work. I had fallen in love with Farrow&Ball’s color called „Red Earth“ as it reminded me of the American Southwest, Adobe dwellings and sun. CONTINUE »
The NYTimes bestselling book „Six of Crows“, a fantasy novel by Leigh Bardugo, was launched in Germany this October. The book publishers asked me to paint the windows of the Otherland book store in Berlin as part of the launch campaign. Visually quite a departure from other windows I have done, this was a dark CONTINUE »
In December, I taught an illustration workshop at the wonderful Spunkhaus, a space for creatitvity in Untergiesing (Munich) that hosts craft workshops every weekend. Ling, the organizer, had seen my window illustrations and had asked me to teach an illustration workshop detailing various techniques of black ink on paper. Starting with examples, we set out CONTINUE »