In my world bold quirky drawings, colour and creativity rule. My signature hand-drawn prints and patterns are easily recognisable.
Maria Hatling is a London based Norwegian illustrator, artist and designer. She creates paintings, prints and illustrations used for her own wearable art scarf collection and exclusive scarves for clients like the Tate.
Maria’s work and signature style is informed by many sources.
Born in South Korea Maria was adopted to Norway as a baby, her bold hand drawn illustrations, rich in texture, will always echo her childhood experiences growing up in Scandinavia. Mixed with the experience of living and working in the UK for the past fifteen years, her visual language continues to evolve and takes shape within her graphic designs each season.
‘The way I see the world in colour and repeat’, Maria’s online journal shows in detail how she works with and idea or project from primary research to finished product documenting and sharing the process and discoveries through a visual diary full of colour and stories.
Visit her website to find out more.