Playful Illustrations by Giulia Pintus Render Quirky, Body-Positive Characters in Relaxed States

Many of Giulia Pintus’s pastel drawings center on the beauty of imperfection. The Piacenza-based illustrator renders whimsical characters in repose or calmly completing mundane tasks like applying mascara and threading a needle. “I love...

Playful Illustrations by Giulia Pintus Render Quirky, Body-Positive Characters in Relaxed States
Many of Giulia Pintus’s pastel drawings center on the beauty of imperfection. The Piacenza-based illustrator renders whimsical characters in repose or calmly completing mundane tasks like applying mascara and threading a needle. “I love drawing human figures,” she notes. “I also like to show the psychology of the character and to do so I am inspired by real people.” The quirky illustrations consider the role of body positivity, which Pintus says is inspired by an organic source. More