I'm Cloudy Thurstag — an illustrator and art director from Berlin. I have always been an art lover so in order to incorporate it into daily life I decided to study design back in 2007. This was the first step of doing what I love.
Letting yourself go and loose yourself in the moment is what I love about illustration. I switch from analog to digital all the time – when the ideas come I use pencil and paper, but for the realized illustration I work entirely digital. A lot of subjects are displaying a longing or an emotion being close to nature using cinematic colors to create an atmosphere to get lost inside.
"Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The trouble-makers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things…"
– Rob Siltanen
A selection of clients:
AWT – A Women’s Thing | FLow Magazine | Tatort | topp-creative | Claire Betita de Guzman | MFK Corporate Publishing