• Expressive Portraits, Line Drawings, and Foliage Are Superimposed into Rich Illustrations by Ana Santos

    5 monthes ago - By Colossal

    All images © Ana Santos, shared with permission
    At the center of Ana Santos 's practice is a commitment to discovery. The Salamanca-based illustrator fuses multiple mediums-her work ranges from watercolor, ink-based drawing, and digital painting to embroidery and ceramics-into portraits superimposed with clusters of foliage, birds, and small, black-and-white renderings, a technique she's developed through experimentation. “Enjoying the process is very important and being open to error has given me unexpected results, which I really appreciate,” she tells Colossal.
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