Jing Wei Illustration

I love the whitewashed, worn in quality of Jing Wei’s illustration work. The Brooklyn-based artist created the series of pieces below for Electric Literature, a bi-monthly anthology of short fiction, on the topic of getting lost.


  1. Kylie says:

    Gorgeous work! Thanks for posting. I'm pretty sure she achieves that whitewashed worn quality you mention because they're Japanese style woodblock prints (using water colour inks).
  2. Emily says:

    Gorgeous and inspiring. Thanks!!!
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