Finally!! "Enigmas" is out and running. It's been a long time since I finished this book but I wasn't able to find a home for it. It's been published, at last by Thule, in Spain.
It's a book about twelve fairy tales, with a question for each one of them and one image. All oils.
I really, really wanted to show you some illustrations of this book but I knew I shouldn't as long it wasn't published. Now it is, so here we go.
Little Red is already out and running.
This is the second picture book of my own, done both as author and illustrator. It barely has text, just a title for each of the three sequences- It's about Little Red Riding Hood, of course. Some years ago I illustrated the Grimm's text and I felt in love with Little Red. It's funny. It was not, by all means, my favourite tale when I was a child but now I can not stop thinking of stories and images about Little Red.
The book is made of three sequences, "Going Red", "the Game of Questions", and "Going out". Illustrations are like photograms, stills in a silent film.
I'll upload some of the inner illu
Today I've changed my user name to my real name, Beatriz Martin Vidal. The reason matchs exactly with the motive for Deviantart to add this option. I created this account seven years ago, when I was still at art school, thanks to a friend, HenarTorinos (formerly Liester) who was a fellow student and who has kept active her account too all these years.
Sometimes people asks me where can they find my books, and I've noticed that it's quite difficult if they don't even know my name, so here it is. My site is named www.beavidal.com , but in a couple of weeks, the dominion will be my complete name too. I understand that my two names may cause a
Your works are beautiful! Especially the ones depicting life and emotions from children's point of view. A little lonely, sort of sad, kind of scary- but leaving you with hope for better, and really genuin. Thank you for your lovely art ^_^