How are you?
Need a little boost?
Extra love, caffeine, and Skittles have been
magically injected into this post
and as always, your lovely today contains
Let’s get busy with
happy happy color
and perhaps a few nudes
thrown in for good measure, yes?
Can you tell I love picture books yet?
So anxious was I the other day
to devour my copy of
upon removing it
from the lovely
protective white box,
I nearly lacerated a finger
on the cardboard.
Lulu in Lonny Magazine – Oct 2010
Painful but bloody well worth it!
Author of Lulu
Lulu de Kwiatowski
is an acclaimed textile designer,
but it’s her vogue psychedelic
that thrill me with wonder and
make my heart go…sweeeeeet mama.
Inspired by her travels and childhood,
the artist’s mixed media in the book
combine painting, writing, drawing,
Much of her work is inspired by…
Lulu DK is Lulu’s company
like these are designed
And also china like this.
Lulu’s yummy blog
reveals that all of the
work for Lulu was created
on the floor of her
former NY apartment.
Since I am passionate
about creating collages myself
and sometimes sprawl out on a
the above work-in-progress shot
rocked my sox.
For me, her work is music.
Can you feel the notes of joy and freedom leaping off the page?
I am truly cuckoo,
Lulu, for this beachy pattern
in juicy-licious tones.
crazy for the tones in this one too!
Collages from Lulu’s book were recently
exhibited and made into prints for sale.
Into the Womb
The beautiful piece above was created
for her mother at a difficult time.
It is perhaps my favorite as I sense
it is so full of hope and comfort.
Talk to me, beautiful peeps in blogland.
Could Lulu’s designs be
any more funtastic??????
Peace to you right where you are.
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