issue 13 of [weAREtheIMAGEmakers] has been out for a few weeks. if you don't know it you should really come out from under that rock and join us, it's real nice out here. [wAtIm] is a not for profit organization that promotes australian artists, designers, illustrators etc. it's really interesting and chocked full of amazing talent.
there is a great little interview w/ brooke bobridge. brooke is an illustrator who lives in melbourne. her images are often of girls w/ floppy, long bangs in over-sized adorable clothes w/ animals, bikes, lanterns, nature surrounding them. her palette is delicate and her drawings clean and sweet. she is often influenced by her many world travels and there is often japanese and asian influences w/in her work. brooke also just released three different prints on a great little tote bag that you can buy over at little paper planes right now.