Colores de Mexico
Mexican folklore portrayed only in their brightest and vivid colors.
Paintings and handicrafts to explore the colorful culture with a personal touch of cuteness.
This project is mostly for the Japanese audience, aiming to the local markets and events to share with Japan the Mexican culture.
About the Artist
"Acrylic colors with a touch of Melancholy, cute details and tender memories illustrated trough colorful little paintings to share with the world.
Always with traditional techniques these little paintings are an expression of happiness."
Gloria Copetillo: the creator of Copetillo Arts is a traditional Illustrator currently living in Japan, her work is mainly inspired in kawaii culture, pastel colors, magic themes and Mexican folklore, always with traditional techniques like copic markers, watercolors, acrylic pencil and ink.
You can find the illustrations being accompanied by poems or stories such as in her first book published in 2018 "Otome Secrets" with melancholic stories inspired in japanese lolita fashion and antique lifestyle, The "kawaii" style is one of her favorites, you can find this style in projects like Peony Moon or Shin the fox.
Copetillo arts work have been presented in galleries in Tokyo and at events related to Japan culture around the world.