Words from Judith Drews

What is the inspiration behind your style of art?

my childhood and some kind of inner voice ;–)

If you could describe your art in three words, what would they be?

naive, honest, a little piece of myself

What’s one thing we don’t know, but should know, about Berlin?

check out: Mädchenitaliener

What’s your favorite food?

I always like good food – but …. hm … maybe it’s Quesadillas today

If you could have, any super power, what would it be and why?

to understand the language of the babies and the animals  – like mary poppins!

Do you have any upcoming projects you’d like to tell us about?

a very, very detailed big size picture book about Berlin – without any words & and another picturebook is about “BAUHAUS” – both great projects with absolute artistic freedom

What medium do you prefer working in?

children’s books

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

an illustrator, a barkeeper, an illustrator, a waitress, an illustrator, a croupier, an illustrator.

And guess what: I did all that …

What is the story behind Anton? Is he your favorite character?

ANTON is a little rabbitboy, about 4 years old and he tells us about his daily life.

He is one of my favourite characters – of course;–) ANTON was born in my studio, so … (There will be 2 more books with ANTON two times a year!)

Sandwich or burrito?


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interview by Meghan