Illustration

Kirsten Sims’ Happy Scenes Are Lively, Sketch-like Illustrations

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The­se live­ly illus­tra­tions are the work of South African artist Kirsten Sims. Her col­or­ful sce­nes depict din­ners, the cir­cus, sun­bathing, and more. That all sounds pret­ty good to me! Sims’ style is loose and ges­tu­ral, and the­se styl­ized works have the spon­tane­ity of a sketch.

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In addi­tion to her col­or illus­tra­tions, Sims has also craft­ed the­se gor­geous black and white com­po­si­tions. I’m intrigued by the dark rock for­ma­tion in the mid­dle of this room.

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