April showers bring May flowers !

This month,  Baillat Cardell & fils is taking charge of the artistic direction of the "Plug into the positive energy" digital experience by Cathy & David Guetta for the new Renault Twizy, Marie-Eve Tremblay  illustrates a Vespa helmet for a Desjardins Bank contest, Karen Klassen illustrates Bankers Hall shopping center's Spring/Summer campaign,  Mydeadpony creates a background illustration for the Sociality Squared website in New York, Tonwen Jones takes care of the National Energy Mediator annual report in France for 2011, a nice series of illustrations by Nazario Graziano travels in TGV magazine, and many more other realizations will inspire you...

This month downloadable wallpaper is "green & eco-friendly" to remain conscious about what is going on on our planet. We are sharing Silke Werzinger's illustration for the 2012 United Nations Calendar. The Colagene Bags around the world contest is closed. Stay tuned to see all the illustrations made for the Calendar on our Facebook page. 

Marie-Eve Tremblay / Caisse Desjardins / Montreal

Marie-Eve Tremblay has been chosen to ilustrate a Vespa helmet as part of a contest organized by Desjardins Bank, with a grand prize of a Vespa and the helmet. The illustrator had to take her inspiration from the estival period which is usually associated with the musical festivals in Montreal.

Raphaël "Mydeadpony" Vicenzi / Sociality Squared website / New York

For their new website and social media sites, Sociality Squared asked Mydeadpony to create the background visual. The mandate was to make the illustration unveiled, little by little, as you scroll down on the page.

Tonwen Jones / Annual Report of Médiateur National de l'Energie / Paris

Tonwen Jones was selected to illustrate the cover and many inside pages of the 2012 annual report for the National Mediator of Energy.

Ëlodie / Shape Magazine / USA

Ëlodie illustrates the glamorous portraits of four men hairdressers to the stars: Harry Josh, Mark Townsend, Ted Gibson and Andy Lecompte.

Kelly Schykulski / La Carac Magazine / Paris

Kelly Schykulski illustrates, for retirees-oriented magazine La Carac, an article about the parallel economy and helping each other out in an economic crisis context.

Óscar Llorens / Oscar Llorens is creating live! / Madrid, Spain

The clinic shares with you thisOscar Llorens video. He realizes a work of art in direct. Get to see his face, technique and creativity with this realization on a wall and a fun animation of his illustrated universe.


Damien Vignaux / Ritz Magazine / London

Damien Vignaux illustrates the article: London – A Millionaires playground, for the magazine RITZ.  

Dan Svatek / Bioré - NEWAD / Montreal

Storyboarder and roughman Dan Svatek realized 1 illustration for a pitch for the presentation of a concept for the event promotion of Bioré products, for NEWAD agency.

Silke Werzinger / Marie Claire Magazine / Paris

Silke continues her monthly collaboration with Marie Claire magazine, for the Moi lectrice (me, reader) section. Unfortunatly, this subject on a factory relocation in China could not be published.

Undiz / France

Anne Cresci and Nicole Jarecz had a blast seeing their illustrations printed on Undiz's (Etam) collections on a mix of T-shirts, high waisted or boyish panties.

Contest result : Mydeadpony’s Colagene bags around the world

Here's our contest winning picture. Charlotte, from Rougemont in Switzerland, wins the contest and will receive another limited series bag illustrated by Mydeadpony. Thanks to all of our participants and long live the Colagene bags, hoping they serve you well and make you happy!

"Green" wallpaper to download

Here's the 8th monthly wallpaper to download. Silke Werzinger created this environment themed illustration for the 2012 convention Calendar of the United Nations. This year, the subject matter was fighting the effects of climate change and biodiversity. Do not hesitate to share your monthly wallpaper around you for people to discover Silke Werzinger's work. And, mostly, in April don't forget to think "green" !

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Versions 2560x1440, 1920x1080...
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Jérôme Mireault / Tendance Magazine / Spafax / Montreal

We can enjoy Jerome Mireault’s illustration in the March issue of Review Magazine and which represents a very rough sea upon which a safety boat with confident investors inside is resisting to the bad weather. This is what Jerome had in mind to accompany an article about the safety and stability that comes with dividend investments.