Enjoy some soothing music while reading! About a month back, to study book illustrations and practice things on my own, I set a mini-ongoing-project for myself in which I selected scenes from a book I'm reading or have read before and illustrate it as per my interpretation / imagination. When I decided to start with [...]
The story follows a baby elephant, May, and highlights the relations elephant families share amongst themselves as well as with humans. Through May's story, the book attempts to touch on their value to our own existence, our connection to Mother Earth through them, their way of life and their roles; and also the consequences of tourism & poaching industries adding on to their plight. The book aims at highlighting our role as consumers in these industries and also our roles as fellow inhabitants of the planet.
One of my favourite songs, for you! Happy listening and reading 🙂 For many of us, staying indoors is not that big of a deal specially if we've been working from home for a while. But for the rest, it definitely is a huge adjustment and can bring about anxiety and frustration. I've noticed this [...]
Last year, I got an opportunity to illustrate, design and compile a poetry book for someone. A collection of Urdu Poetry translated to Hindi, with each poem carrying it's own colours and illustrations. Without any prior experience, I learned while working at it and it was a great experience. Stressful at times, mainly because technology [...]
“Yes, Ma’am, I said again, forgetting. They used to have dolls, for little girls, that would talk if you pulled a string at the back; I thought I was sounding like that, voice of a monotone, voice of a doll. She probably longed to slap my face. They can hit us, there’s Scriptural precedent. But [...]