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Artista at the DAI Festival

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Posted on 2016-11-26 at 14:19:19

I participated at the DAI festival that took place on November 25th which was one of the main reasons behind my lack of posts. Since knowing about this event I started working on some paintings and chose digital patterns to print on canvas and acrylics. With the little time I had, I managed to set […]

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Who is Artista? من هي آرتيستا؟

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Posted on 2016-09-17 at 17:06:42

If you’re wondering about ‘Artista’ and the founder of this brand read on to get your questions answered. إن كنتم تتساءلون عن ما هي شركة آرتيستا ومؤسسة هذه الشركة أكملوا قراءة هذا المقال للإجابة على تساؤلاتكم. Artista was founded in February 2012 by me -Anwaar Saleh Al-Asousi. It’s a graphic design studio and since I’m […]

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LeMoji: The Story Behind LeMoji

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Posted on 2016-08-30 at 17:01:18

  Around two weeks ago I got invited to create a set of Emojis for an app called ‘MojiLala’. I sketch characters all the time but designing an emoji is a first for me. Yet, I dislike limiting myself to one project so I decided to give it a try and design a set with […]

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Pigments for Painting

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Posted on 2016-08-19 at 20:34:11

What are pigments for painting? Pigments are a type of paint that comes in different forms. There are rock-like, powders, and watercolor-like set pigments. Although there are different types but their application and use is similar. In order to use them you have to dissolve the pigment with water. Again you can control the concentration […]

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Drawing Patterns on Fashion Illustrations

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Posted on 2016-06-29 at 23:08:45

My most accomplished goal this year is publishing my very first online course! I never thought I’d publish it this soon. For months I’ve been working on ideas for some workshops but I kept delaying the idea itself. Then came Ramadan and I couldn’t do anything. Yet, an opportunity to teach online came up to […]

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Illustration

Artista Illustration and Design Processes

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Posted on 2016-05-26 at 14:19:52

Are you wondering about Artista’s designing process? I’m covering up this topic on this post.   When Instagram first appeared users used to post all photos in that platform. However when Pinterest, Twitter, and Snapchat appeared everything changed. Every platform today has a different use which is why it makes marketing a business more interesting. […]

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Setting Up Foundation as an Artist

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Posted on 2016-01-25 at 23:00:13

With the ever-changing trends it’s not so difficult to build up on the foundation of skills an artist learns. However, if an artist fails at learning the basic skills of illustration or graphic designing, with time it’ll be difficult to keep up with other artists and trends. Everyone starts as a beginner and make their […]

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Behind the Scenes

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Posted on 2015-12-05 at 15:01:29

Last week we went to the office to video record our lettering process. This lettering project featured the word ‘Latte’ which we’re currently selling on etsy and our website. For this process we didn’t look for complete precision and played lightly with the letters. Our designer and illustrator Anwaar Saleh got into lettering and typography […]

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