2019 01 01 Image of the week

Illustrator Jennifer Orkin Lewis brings selfies to a whole new level: She takes photos of herself in a mirror and then makes paintings of them, adding backgrounds such as plants, wallpaper and detailed gardens.

This is just one of her great collection of self images.

See more about Jennifer and her work at:


About Claire B

I'm a passionate printmaker, paper-maker and a poor sketcher (which I'm working to improve). I've stitched from early childhood and am a perpetual student, loving learning and participating in everything creative.
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2 Responses to 2019 01 01 Image of the week

  1. Halbarbera says:

    Great that she has such a good self-image.

    • Claire B says:

      It is. Her depictions look so clear, uncluttered and simplified but, in fact, there is a lot of detail and imagination. I wonder how long each one takes to do.

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