Taken from the personal sketchbook of Avillez, this unique illustration shows the character development of a rather flamboyant pink poodle. Iterations of this poodle crop up in many of Avillez’s published illustrations.
Joana Avillez, b. 1986, New York, received a BFA in painting from The Rhode Island School of Design, and an MFA in illustration at School of Visual Arts. She is the author of Life Dressing, and recently illustrated Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham. Her illustrations can be found in The New York Times, Vogue, New York Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Refinery29, Paper Magazine, and more.
Watercolour and ink on paper
10.5 × 8 inches