This digital illustration was published in the poetry book „Cartea săruturilor” / “The book of kisses” (2016) by Iv cel Naiv. This book project was a collaboration with L'Oreal Paris.
About the artist
Vali Petridean describes himself as (in this particular/ chronological order): shepherd, bakery stoker, tractor driver, sculptor, illustrator, art director and head of art, group creative director, father of 3 children and head of the family. His illustrations are telling us, however, the story of an inner world full of colors and fantastic happenings.
Book of Kisses - Urban
„Cartea săruturilor” / “The book of kisses” collects 42 types of kisses experienced by its readers, written by Iv cel Naiv, the famous anonymous poet, and illustrated by Vali Petridean.
From innocent to electrifying, from familiar to spontaneous, from lustful to smoochy, many of the kisses tasted or imagined by the readers can be found in this lovely handbook.
This book project was a collaboration with L'Oreal Paris.
About the printing technique
Giclée fine art prints are high-fidelity reproductions of original artworks, produced on a professional ink-jet printer.
The 270g textured fine art paper we use offers a great archival stability, guaranteeing a durability that exceeds 100 years for prints framed behind glass and guarded from UV rays. The watercolor texture of the surface lends a certain characteristic to the print, revealing impressive details of the artwork.