“Tudo o que aprendi com os Livros”

Posted by on Nov 9, 2015 in Books, Sketchbook, Work | 3 Comments
“Tudo o que aprendi com os Livros”

Há uns meses atrás, uma amiga que agora trabalha na Fnac, a Carmo, falou-me duma ideia que tinha. Uma ideia que envolvia cadernos, as Papelarias Emílio Braga, ilustradores/criadores portugueses, uma colecção de sketchbooks e um tema “Tudo o que aprendi com os Livros”. Uns meses depois, aqui está o resultado! (Está a ser preparada também ...

Lovely Rita

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Life, Sketchbook, Work | 19 Comments
Lovely Rita

  Só para partilhar uma coisa muito boa que tem acontecido por aqui e que é muito difícil de “esconder”, especialmente quando o meu trabalho e a vida têm sido tão inspirados por esta novidade. Eu e o André estamos à espera de uma mini pessoa : ) No início do próximo ano esperamos que ...

The Food Sketcher

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Food, Life, Sketchbook, Travel, Work | 3 Comments
The Food Sketcher

  Some days ago, while i was seating in a coffee shop having tea and a muffin, i was thinking about life and about new ideas to pursue. Yesterday, on a rainy day, i decided to start one of these ideas – basically it’s a blog where i can share many of the food illustrations ...

India Revisited

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014 in Life, Textile Design, Travel, Work | 5 Comments
India Revisited

Some pictures from the last month spent in India. I am very thankful for this opportunity to go back and very thankful to have such special connection with this place and with the friends that always welcome me there. It was wonderful to re-visit some of them in their houses, with their growing families and ...

Food on Fabrics

Posted by on Dec 20, 2013 in Textile Design, Work | 2 Comments
Food on Fabrics

I have been experimenting with new materials. It is a result from the workshop i attended recently. The one on the right was an experiment (the less visible) with beet juice + rice paste. The other with turmeric powder + rice paste. The results are very light colors, but beautiful. The yellow fabric on the ...

Workshop on Paste Making for Screen Printing

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Berlin, Textile Design, Work | No Comments
Workshop on Paste Making for Screen Printing

Last Saturday i attended a very interesting workshop, in a very interesting place and festival. It was the annual Druck Festival Berlin, a screen printing festival that shows many artists who use this technique to work, each one with their own style and twists. The workshop was conducted by a Japanese artist – Chika Ito ...

More Giving Back

Posted by on Jul 23, 2013 in Berlin, Textile Design, Work | 6 Comments
More Giving Back

Another afternoon with the kids. Today my companions were Sandi and Ahmal. And today i decided to think of something to do, because they were starting to get a bit bored by the wood and foam stamps and so i took this idea from the Lotta book – print with leaves and stuff we find ...

Giving Back

Posted by on Jul 16, 2013 in Berlin, Textile Design, Work | 7 Comments
Giving Back

This week i started to volunteer for a very nice and useful initiative – Design your Summer. This is a community project for the summer, held by a school from the Berlin State, where kids can spend their summer playing and doing artistic activities, such as painting, sewing, cooking, woodworks, etc. And through this wonderful ...