Arlene Sy
Art + Illustration

Journal

My journey as an artist chronicled in life events, thoughts, and musings.

Posts tagged interiors
Sample Room Packaging Design (2014)

It's here, it's here! My brand collaboration with Sample Room is out, and I'm just gushing with happiness over how the final product looks! The output--a special edition pouch for Sample Room's exclusive premium brand launches--turned out exactly the way we envisioned: an illustrated room scene combining elements of a chic living room and beauty boutique. Rendered in pastel hues and evoking girly, shabby-chic style, this bag carried the beauty brand's personality.

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WIP

I mentioned about working on a brand illustration project a while back. The work is for a beauty brand, and their brief was to create a watercolor illustration of a room filled with beauty products, to be applied on one of their packaging. After coming up with a solid concept and sketches, my client and I agreed on the final execution, and I proceeded with the colors (always my favorite part of any watercolor illustration project!). After working out some kinks, I was able to finish the full, painted illustration last week.

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Heima Home & Lifestyle Catalog (2010)

What an incredible honor it was to collaborate with Heima Home & Lifestyle on this one! Heima commissioned me to design the furniture and lifestyle catalog for their second collection, entitled, "From Heima, With Love." This revolved around furniture, home, and designed items which were distinctly romantic, dreamy, cozy, retro-inspired--and were likewise inspired by lifestyles of real people.

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