Ekaterina Panikanova creates unexpected book art using a blend of vintage volumes and watercolor paint. Her literary masterpieces are nostalgic and capture moments in history that are blended with her watercolor compositions.
The Russian-born artist depicts traditional portraits, animal illustrations and even landscape scenes in this striking image series. In addition to these subjects, Ekaterina Panikanova also illustrates clothing details in her paintings and focuses on the elements of one's wardrobe and personality.
Marrying two artistic mediums, this book art series will appeal to the old souls or artists who love to keep journals that illustrate their process work. Its vintage-themed paintings are both visually striking and narrative, immersing their viewer into another time and another world.