Lena Addink is a self-taught illustrator from Germany, based in the Netherlands. Her work is focused on children’s publishing, arty nonfiction books for adults, and editorial illustration. Her work is infused with a passion for fantastical adventures and inspired by the beauty of nature, thoughts, and dreams. Lena's illustrations are rich in detail, texture, and color, creating immersive and enchanting scenes that draw viewers into their own narrative. She often incorporates hand-lettering and decorative embellishments into her illustrations, adding an extra layer of visual interest to her work.
Using a combination of gouache, ink, and Procreate, Lena's illustrations retain a painterly look, adding depth and emotion to her characters and scenes. Her work often features a touch of spookiness, as well as elements of mid- century era aesthetics, creating a unique blend of enchantment and mystery. Lena Addink's illustrations are a reflection of her boundless creativity and devotion to bringing magical worlds to existence.全ての自己紹介を見る