::Who lives there?::

‘Who lives there?’ is a character design workshop I am instructing at the Burrinja Cultural Centre over the next month or two. It coincides with the installation of a giant cardboard house (about the size of your average cubby) in the foyer of the centre for their Play n Stay series. The cardboard house will be…

Otoshimono Charactez!

It’s begun! If you’re on Instagram you can follow my charactez here. If not I’ll be posting new ones each week right here on my blog. Here is ‘Spaghetti arms Sally singing in the rain’. I know Monday can be horrible, especially in this wet weather but at least your arms aren’t made of spaghetti!

::Maya Maxx::

When I first moved to Japan I didn’t know much about Japanese illustrators and artists beyond Takeshi Murakami and Yoshitomo Nara and whilst they both still totally blow my mind, it was a delight to discover some lady illustrator and artists that could do the same. It was on a cold winter day in January…

::Acupuncture; a cure all for the endangered::

Striped Possum ‘My stress levels have sky rocketed since the housing estate went up next door, cat’s everywhere! Since the acupuncture I’m real zen about it all’. Mountain Pygmy possum ‘I used to feel really light headed and weak, even my night vision was fading, acupuncture has cured it all!’ Eastern Barred Bandicoot ‘When I…

Not for Rental

                                      ‘Not for Rental’ is a movie-inspired charity exhibition which is going to be held at 71a Gallery from Thursday July 4th to Saturday 13th. The works are all decorated video cases inspired by the artists favourite films….

Carnival of the Animals at MRC

I’ve been drawing animals, lots of animals. I was recently given one of the most amazing illustration gigs I’ve ever had the pleasure of drawing via The Jacky Winter Group and 21.19. I was asked to create a series of illustrations for a performance of ‘The Carnival of the Animals’ (Camille Saint-Saens) at the Melbourne Recital…

The Hideout

::The gocco kids line up to sing for their idol:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::Koala Girl:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::Don’t make fun of me just ’cause I’m different:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::Miss Starey:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::The Pencil Archer:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::The Children:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012 ::Just wanna be your teddy bear:: ©Andrea Innocent, 2012…

New website is go!

After months of sorting images and back and forthing with the wonderful, patient and amazing Marty at Still Moving Design, whom I met via the awesome IA website upgrade, my updated site is go! All new work, new navigation and lots of happy pictures! Let onigiri boy show you the way! http://www.otoshimono.org