Tanya Panova
Illustrations to "Marshallville stories"

Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
These illustrations were created for a storybook about a fictional town Marshallville in the 1940s Virginia state in the USA. The media and the format of the pictures are in a way traditional to stress out the atmosphere of the past.

How was the illustration used:
Each illustration accompanies a story from the book "Marshallville Stories" by Fran Moreland Johns (ISBN 978-0-578-36588-6)

How did you make this work:
The black ink and pen illustrations on paper with a touch of charcoal and brush.

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New Standards Publishing Group
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Tanya Panova is a Russian illustrator living in Hamburg, Germany. Having no formal artistic education she has been illustrating books for several years now. Her favorite medium is ink and a scratchy pen combined with other materials. As a linguist by training, Tanya is also teaching the Yiddish language.