Villie is an illustrator based in Athens,Greece.
She studied illustration at Ornerakis School of Applied Arts.
She has been illustrating professionally since 2008.
She has illustrated over 50 board books, stickers books, activity books, books with flaps & sounds, puzzles, kids magazines and book covers (YA and fiction).
She loves to work on books such as nonfiction, fiction and YA.
Her favorite thing today is to explore themes of femininity, beauty, nature and social issues.
She is highly interested in fashion illustration, commercial, book covers, portraits, editorial and patterns.
She draws inspiration mostly from the female figure.
She admires women and loves to notice them in everyday life, how they dress, talk, move and feel..
Through her work she tries to explore herself and depict
her own emotions.
Villie is also influenced by dancing, music, movies and fashion.
She draws with different materials and loves experimenting with gouache, acrylic, colored pencils,crayons and digital media.
If you are interested in working with her please get in touch.
Represented by Illozoo
Or you can contact directly at email@example.com
Winning entry 1st place, for the '‘I heART Caprice’' competition regarding the design of the collectible package of Caprice tin cans.
Illustradays Festival/ My work was selected and exhibited among other illustrators at the 1st Illustration festival in Athens, Greece.
Biennal of Illustrations Bratislava (Group), Bratislava Biennial (BIB), Bratislava, Slovakia.
Character Selfie (Group), Pictoplasma, In Berlin and Mexico, at the museum MARCO.
Sardinhas Festas de Lisboa’14 (Group), Millennium bcp Foundation gallery, Lisbon.
I heART Caprice (Group), MArt space, MArt space, Athens, Greece
Winning entry 1st place regarding the design of the collectible package of Caprice tin cans.
To death with a smile (Group), MUMEDI, Design Museum in Mexico, In the historic center of Mexico city.
Draw me a Yeti/Missing link (Group), Pictoplasma, La Gaite Lyrique Museum Exhibition, Paris, La Gaite Lyrique Museum Exhibition
My work was selected and printed in the collective volume '‘The character compendium.’'
Little Brown and Company
Neon Squid Books
Oxford University Press
Really Decent Books