Ornamental Ink Illustrations By Meni Chatzipanagiotou
In this digital age, the art of drawing with a physical materials seems like an anachronism. But it remains one of the most portable, convenient and cost-effective forms of creating art. Most of us would instinctively reach for a pencil, but have you considered using a pen instead?
Meni Chatzipanagiotou is a graphic designer and illustrator from Thessaloniki Greece that does wonders with a pen, proving that no matter how impressive the technology, nothing can match the expressiveness of hand-drawings.
Her ornamental ink illustrations are distinguished by tremendous attention to details and fineness of execution. She uses the pen to masterfully create stunning intricate drawings, a beautiful combination of fantastic scenes, natural motifs, architectural and animals forms. There’s a beautiful juxtaposition that comes from Meni Chatzipanagiotou’s drawing style, as realistic elements are paired with fancy flourishes.