Christmas Sergei

Reposting Elle Illustrations: Christmas 2014

Continuing my tidying up of the Elle Illustrations section of this blog, here is a repost of Christmas illustrations from the second year we did our own:

Christmas Card Fascias 2014

I had some great Goude inspired ideas for Xmas cards back in November. Then Kim Kardashian did her thing. Then I got ill.

Hospital treatment over on 20 December, I did my best with illustrations I had done earlier in 2014, combined with backdrops and colour play. I settled on these … do you like?

Christmass Comme Tree
“Let the wild rumpus start!”
Maurice Sendak, Where The Wild Things
Christmas Comme Snow
“At the still point, there the dance is.”
T. S. Eliot, Four Quartets
Merry Moschi Xmas
‘What Iran needs now is a more modern leader – a mullah lite.’
Shappi Khorsandi
Christmas Wrappings Tree
“It does not do well to dwell on dreams and forget to live, remember that.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Owening Christmas
“I don’t think elegant discipline would be a bad direction for the world.”
Rick Owens
Goude Christmas
“Who discovered we could get milk from cows, and what did he think he was doing at the time?”
Billy Connolly
Christmas Wrappings Bright
‘My therapist told me the way to achieve true inner peace is to finish what I start. So far I’ve finished two bags of M&Ms and a chocolate cake. I feel better already.’
Dave Barry, Comedian
Christmas Comme Circles
‘An ongoing atmosphere of beautiful chaos.”
Rei Kawakubo

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