How Real Life Inspires the Imagination

How Real Life Inspires the Imagination

Go back to when you were a child. Do you remember noticing something that couldn't be explained and made your own interpretations and stories? Illustrator Vijyakumar Arumugam works with that strategy. "Breaking down real elements and combining them to create imaginary characters and stories is what's exciting", he says. He talks more on his style and how it fits into his real life illustrating profession with imagination.

Imagination is Inspired By Reality

In actual, the imaginary characters are derived from the real ones. So the more one draws and observes from real life, it becomes that much easier to execute the imaginary ones. It's an amalgamation of animals, birds, reptiles, and characters you know of in the world we live in.

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