Illustrations have a design function, visually communicating a given text or idea. Therefore, when illustrating, content determines for me the image’s style and technique. Creating the image becomes a fascinating, enjoyable journey anchored by content and research and freed by experimentation. 

© Rosangela de Araujo

Calendar // Bachelor thesis // Color theory

Nascer e Renascer

Illustrations made for a calendar as graphic application of my graduation thesis in Visual Communication on Color Theory and Symbolism.

Each plate interprets a Renaissance drawing using a colour contrast according to Johannes Itten:

Cold-warm contrast
Venus, Sandro Botticelli

Brazil 1986
illustration · design