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In July, enjoy summer pleasures!

This summer, the clinics in Paris, Montreal and London stay open for all types of projects.

This month, Ciara Phelan illustrates a pop up image for the 100th year advertising campaing of Calgary Stampede, Silke Werzinger creates cover pages to personalize on the Miss Candy L'Oreal Paris Facebook page, Tonwen Jones produces a map of Lac St-Jean, region of Quebec reknowned for its beauty and the strong accent! Nazario Graziano illustrates about the London Olympic Games, Takeshi creates a photomontage for the summer festivities in Montreal.

In July, the downloadable wallpaper is about summer and sports in order to give you the envy to take on new challenges this summer. Colagene unveils also a brain new website created by the graphic design clinic for the famous harp player Emmanuel Ceysson. Join us on our Facebook page which has now more than 3200 fans!

Tonwen Jones / Immense Magazine / Quebec City

Here is an idea of holiday destinations in the Province of Quebec for this summer with these beautiful maps illustrated by Tonwen Jones that make us discover in details Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region and the summer activities suggested there. These illustrations were made for Immense Magazine, a touristic publication about the region. Enjoy the visit!

Takeshi / Festimania festival / Le Guide Prestige Montréal / Montreal

Here is a festive and colourful photomontage created by Takeshi for Festi + Pass promotion which is a pass that gives advantages and privileges during 11 festivals organized by Montreal Festimania for the 2012 summer season. Illustrator Takeshi gathered key-elements to depict each discipline of these festivals that are promoted as cool, modern and authentic.

Silke Werzinger / L'Oréal : Miss Candy / Facebook cover pages / Paris

Silke Werzinger produced 3 illustrations of a personal diary style with a rollerball pen for Facebook cover pages to personalize. These ones are for the delicious and dreamy current web campaign named Miss Candy of L'Oreal Paris. To personalize your own Facebook cover page, click here.

Summery wallpaper to download

Here is the eleventh wallpaper to download. This illustration of a girl on a stand up paddle board was created by Chris Arran, illustrator from UK, for the story package On Bouge of the Votre Beauté Magazine. Don't hesitate to share this wallpaper to others and make them discover Chris work. In July, make sure to enjoy summer and take the opportunity to discover new trendy sports!

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Tonwen Jones / Coup de Pouce Magazine / Montreal

To accompany an article on the stress and its negative effects on the human body, Tonwen Jones enjoyed herself drawing a woman body based on the visual created for an old well-known society game called Operation. Some body parts have been identified to refer to those quoted in the article.

Ëlodie / Marie France Magazine / Paris

Ëlodie illustrates an Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt text for the special July-August Horoscope issue of Marie France. 

Website / Emmanuel Ceysson / France

Colagene, graphic design clinic just created the new website of the harpist Emmanuel Ceysson. With his powerful, virtuoso playing, Emmanuel Ceysson, the ‘enfant terrible’ of the harp, sweeps away all the clichés associated with his instrument. His infectious enthusiasm and boundless energy reveals the harp in all its sparkling splendour, in a world where poetry rhymes with temperament.

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Working with Colagene is always a pleasure. They are professional, friendly, and offer exceptional talent. We've often commissioned Tonwen Jones and find her ideas and execution to always be spot-on, and Colagene is always a great liaison.
Frances Baca, Design Director, Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture, Massachusetts

My experiences with Colagene always went well. The team is able to get back to me quickly about the feasibility of a project. When they collaborate with us, the work is well done and our deadlines and budget are respected. I will recommend to anyone who has an illustration project to contact them.
Patrick St-Hilaire, Coordinator, Usage rights and research, Chenelière Éducation Inc.