mercoledì 31 dicembre 2008


This week topic is "Clandestine"
This time the illo is from my boyfriend
,he did this years ago,it's old but we
liked the idea of a sailor living on the sea as
citizen of the world

mercoledì 24 dicembre 2008


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
from Monica and Andrea to everyone
Wishing you joyful holidays and your
hearts full of happiness

martedì 23 dicembre 2008


This will be my last rough for this year,I wasn't sure
to menage to do this week Illustration Friday topic
"Voices",even if I had the time to draw only a rough.
Talking with Andrea we thought to a little mouse
who think that probably somewhere in the galaxy
there is another little mouse trying to hear voices
from out of space .
And thinking about voices we want to wish you all
and a joyful

martedì 9 dicembre 2008

IF: Similar

This week Illustration Friday topic is "Similar"
This week I posted an old and at the same time new
illustration,old because we used old characters and new
because we imagined one of the dragon looking to another
and shouting :We aren't similar!

lunedì 8 dicembre 2008


I want to thank Monica for this award she has a great talent
and also a great heart
Here are the rules. The winner may:
1.Put the logo on their blog;
2.Put a link to the person that sent them the award;
3.Nominate 5 blogs for the award.
I'd like to nominate these very talented and creative people and their blogs:

venerdì 5 dicembre 2008

IF: Balloon colored

Thanks to all that commented the sketch of
this illustration ,here you are the coloured version
hope you like it

lunedì 1 dicembre 2008

If: Balloon

This week illustration friday topic is : Balloon
Maybe you'll think is a little strange to see a
dog walking like this,but the idea arrived looking
at my dog.My dog is very old and we found
him last year in the country,hewas without an
eye and he could't walk,now he walks only inside
our home and I'd like to walk with him also out
so my imagination saw him floating in the air.
This is only a sketch,I'm working on the colour version

I Got Tagged Again

I got tagged again at the end of november by the great artist owener of the fabulous
blog Bobo's Fun Place,twice in a month probably is too much but I'm happy and I think it's also a funny way to kow new blogs and bloggers.

These are the rules:
1. Link to the person who tagged you.
2. Mention the rules.
3. Tell six quirky yet boring, unspectacular details about yourself.
4. Tag six other bloggers by linking to them.
5. Go to each person's blog and leave a comment that lets them know they've been tagged.

Now I have to write 6 new thinks about me:
1. My cat sometimes thinks to be a dog(He lived and still living all his life with a dog)
2.I love the mountains
3.One of my preferred writer is Ray Bradbury
4.Me and my boyfriend love to go to everykind of little markets
5.Due to my long black hair some friends call me Pocahontas
6. I love Miyazaki movies

And now lets tag someone else:
Fox in Socks
Elise's Art Garden
Kathleen Rietz
Mustang Musings

giovedì 27 novembre 2008

If:Opinion coloured

Don't know how I menaged to colour it but
I found the time to do it in watercolours ,
with a little use of photoshop by my lovely
boyfriend Andrea

lunedì 24 novembre 2008

If: Opinion

Also this week I menaged to do only a quick rough
for Illustration Friday topic" Opinion"
Don't know how many people have the same
problem but in these days I noticed that
opinions most of the time are like soap bubbles,
people changes them so faster

I Got Tagged

I got tagged by the very talented Joanie(Appleheadart)
This is my first time and I'm honored and I couldn't
think about it.I want to thank Joanie,her illustrations
are wonderful and she has a great style.

These are the rules:
1. Link to the person who tagged you.
2. Mention the rules.
3. Tell six quirky yet boring, unspectacular details about yourself.
4. Tag six other bloggers by linking to them.
5. Go to each person's blog and leave a comment that lets them know they've been tagged.

Details about me:
1.I love reading
2.I'm mad with chocolate
3.Tigger is my favorite characters,I have my and my boyfriend bedroom full of them
4.My feet are always cold
5.I have so many books and comics that I could open a bookshop

And now let's tag people I like their works:

Kathy hare(Moongazing Hare)
I Piccolini
Monica Carnesi
Sketched out
Comic Critters

mercoledì 19 novembre 2008

IF: Pretend

This week Illustration Friday topic is Pretend
Once there was a little elephant pretending
to be a bird and even if his wings were little
he was happy with his little friends

giovedì 13 novembre 2008

IF: Wise_coloured

I menaged to finish to colour it with watercolours
and a little of photoshop

martedì 11 novembre 2008

IF: Wise

This week Illustration Friday topic is :Wise
This week also we are very busy,but we wanted
to partecipate ,so this is a rough for the topic that
I hope to finish before the end of the week.I'm not very
sure the illustration is right for the topic,I thought about
our cat,I belive he's a wise cat because he always seems
to know which is the right thing to do every time.

sabato 25 ottobre 2008

IF: Repair

Illustration Friday topic this week is"Repair"
I wanted post something new but time isn't
with me ,and I'm preparing with my boyfriend
work examples for the next week Convention
"Lucca Comics and Games"
This is an old illustration we did for a
RPG Magazine,well,there will be a lot of
things to repair after this explosion.
Happy Halloween to everyone

mercoledì 22 ottobre 2008

IF: Late

This week topic for Illustration Friday is "Late"
and in these days I can say "this is my word"
it seems I'm late in everything.As you can see
this is only a rough that I'll probably finish to
colour next week due to a last minute work.
For the topic I thought to a little cat during
summer nights,he's so motionless that even
fireflies settle on his tail,ears and nose

venerdì 17 ottobre 2008

Illustration Friday :Strings Coloured

Finally I menaged to colour this week topic
Illustration Friday "Strings"
This time instead of digital colours I decided
to do it in watercolors.I'm not very happy
with the tree,let me know what you think,
all comments are welcome

martedì 14 ottobre 2008

IF: Strings

This week Illustration Friday topic is : Strings
My little friend don't like the falling of the
leaves so he thought to find a solution
This is only a rough ,I hope to colour it before
the end of the week

lunedì 13 ottobre 2008

IF: Sugary colours

Thanks to all that posted a nice comment last
week,I finished to colour it ,hope you like it

lunedì 6 ottobre 2008

IF: Sugary

This week Illustration Friday topic is " Sugary"
We thought that one of the sugary day of the year
is Halloween and who might think that instead of two
little children masked ,these are two little bears
waiting for sweets
Finally after two weeks we menage to add a new
illustration,we've been ill and we are finishing a work,
but we hope to colour this illo before the end of the week.

martedì 16 settembre 2008


This week Illustration Friday topic is Island
As you can see it's only a quick rough,unfortunately
this week we are busy with a work but we wanted to
partecipate to IF anyway.This week we had here one
of the first rainy days and the streets were full of water,
so we thought to a little girl using a piece of soil as a
safe island

martedì 9 settembre 2008

IF: Clutter

This week topic for Illustration Friday is Clutter

martedì 2 settembre 2008

IF: Memories

This week Illustration Friday topic is: Memories
We have to admit that we've been shocked when
we saw the polar bears in Alaska sinking.
One day we'll see glaciers only in old paintings,
maybe painted by a lovely bear disappeared.

martedì 26 agosto 2008

IF: Routine

This week topic is Routine
This is the last week of August and we haven't finish yet
to paint our house ,so we thought to use an old image we
did in 1997(watercolors for the background and paint on cel
for the mouse),how many years...don't you think is a
delightful routine the tea time?

mercoledì 20 agosto 2008

IF: Detach coloured

I don't know how but I menaged to colour this
picture for illustration friday before the end
of this week...leaving my boyfriend to paint our
room all alone.

martedì 19 agosto 2008

IF: Detach

This week Illustration Friday topic is : Detach
Our little here forgot to detach the rope,so he detached
all the wooden fence.
We are still finishing works in our house so we don't know
if we'll menage to finish our illustration for this week,
but anyway we did the rough hoping to colour it
before the end of the week.

lunedì 11 agosto 2008

IF: Sail

This week Illustration Friday topic is : Sail
Unfortunately this week we're doing some
painting works in our home and we decided
to use an image we did for a friend of us.
There is a little sail in the backgroud and we
thought it was nice for this week topic.

martedì 5 agosto 2008

IF: Poof

This week Illustration Friday topic is :Poof!
The bunny disappeared with a magical poof....
but he isn't very far,little cat

lunedì 28 luglio 2008


This week the Illustration Friday topic is: Canned
We thought that in these days everythings is canned
and so are the children and pets dreams.
So the little girl and her cat imagine
canned baby food and cat food in the clouds

martedì 22 luglio 2008

IF: Enough

Illustration Friday :Enough
Everynow and then there is the contest for the
most frightful monster of the universe.
Unfortunately Molly think he isn't enough frightful

martedì 15 luglio 2008

Villikon Chronicles

This is an illustration we've done
for Villikon Chronicles,one day we
received an e-mail from Brian J.Kinnaird
asking us to do an illustration for the movie
he's doing from his comic novel
"Villikon Chronicles"
It's been a pleasure to partecipate
The Villikon Chronicles and The Villikon Chronicles: Genesis of Evil
and all characters, likeness depictions, logos, emblems,
stories, designs, and associated creatures, environments
and affiliations are TM and copyrights of franchise creator Bryan J. Kinnaird.

IF: Foggy

We hadn't much time to think about
Illustration Friday word "Foggy"
due to a busy week,but thinking
about holidays,what a better place
in high mountain where thare is only fog,
nature and no one can
reach you and you can relax

martedì 8 luglio 2008

IF: Sour

Illustration Friday :Sour
We thought how difficult is to find
places to play for todays children.

mercoledì 2 luglio 2008

IF: Fierce

This week the word for Illustration Friday is :Fierce
We thought at our cat that everytime you relax he decides to act
like a fierce lion waiting for his quarry,he's so sweet and we are
sure he thinks to be a great lion

mercoledì 25 giugno 2008

IF: Hoard

And this week...Illustration Friday is "Hoard"
A Hoard of monsters in our cabinet

IF: Punchline

Last week Illustration Friday was "Punchline"
this is what our cat probably says to our dog

IF: Forgotten

Hi everybody,this is our first post for Illustration Friday
The word was "Forgotten" and as you can see someone
forgot the cat of the house