Paris illustration #6

oups, I forgot to post this last illustration of the Paris series...
 a pleasant shift back in my paris days... :)

go on wandering virtually in this astonishing town taking a look to the other illustrations:

and the final illustration Oh là là ... c'est Paris !

illustrating Célia, mon amie française

you can download this as a wallpaper (1440 x 900 res) 

Curious about the process ?

here is the first sketch :

re-drawn with Adobe Illustrator... lines, shapes, gradients, shading, patterns, patience ;) ...

and we end up on Photoshop, adding some subtle textures in the character and as a background.

As for the text, I used some cute free fonts from the great

illustrating Natalie, mi querida CostaRica friend

Here you have a series of 3 desktop wallpapers, with some poetry from my sister Maria Robertelli
( while the poetry on the green background is from Alejandro Jodorowsky ).

work in progress ... preview

soon, the finished work!

Paris illustration # 5

Montparnasse, ça sent bon !

write me for a full res image to use for example as a wallpaper :)

Paris illustration # 4

et voilà un peu de rive droite !

Paris illustration # 2

It would be kind of boring if the second illustration of the series 
would have been on the second arrondissement.... 
13ème, why not ? 

write me if you would like a full res image !

Paris illustration # 1

Let's start from the start :
As first parisian e-postcard I post, here you have a glance of the first "arrondissement".

Feel free to write me at  if you would like a high res version to use as a wallpaper, postcard... or whatever :)

See you soon for more illustrations of the series !

Paris illustration _ a preview !

I've got just one more month to go, and Paris seems to give her best, blossoming in every corner, to astonish me day by day.