Featured Artist: Marijke Buurlage


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Hello!!
Hope all is well in your world.
I’ve just finished up my first year of Graphic Design at NSCC and I am excited to throw myself into some summer projects, one of them being keeping up with the blog!

Today’s feature is an incredible illustrator from the Netherlands. Marijke is a young freelance illustrator who has a really, really cool style!

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Her colourful pallet and use of pattern and texture is what really drew me in. I love that she uses flat plains of bright colours layered with line drawings and patterns.

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Her work is really playful and fun! She’s done illustration and design work for magazines, book covers, apps, and e-books. Some of her clients include Flo-Magazine, and Adobe!

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She’s also done illustration for packaging (which is one of my newest loves) like the chocolate bars below.

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I love seeing illustration on just about everything. Aren’t those the most beautiful looking chocolate bar packages you’ve ever seen!?

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To see more of Marijke’s work visit her awesome website!

I have a post just about done all about the last month of my life working away on my own packaging project! Stay tuned!
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