Qian Yi Depicts a Traveller Journeying Through Fantastical Lands

By: Jason Soy - Published: Feb 23, 2012 • References: & emptykingdom
Anyone with a sense of adventure and childlike wonder will fall in love with these Qian Yi illustrations. After all, who doesn’t want to live vicariously through her images as a traveler exploring whimsically colored locales straight out of a kid’s imagination? But what’s even more impressive about Qian Yi’s work is her distinctive visual style.

Coming from an Asian background, Qian Yi has adopted a Taoism minimalist painting style for her work. However, she’s augmented the traditional way of rendering with contemporary digital art techniques. As such, she her images have a familiar, yet refreshing feel while combining the best of old and new visuals.

You’ll also notice the eclectic mishmash of old and new in her subjects’ apparel and in the scenery. Stats for Whimsical Voyager Visuals Trending: Older & Buzzing
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