Today is frightfully cold here in New England – a shocking -9 degrees! I’m pretty sure my eyeballs froze over just a little when I stepped outside this morning.
In this cold, I can’t help but start daydreaming about warm weather, sunshine, colorful landscapes blooming… Instead of packing my bags and jetting off to a tropical island (very tempting, let me tell you) I’ve found myself browsing some lovely illustrations from Camilla Engman, whose restrained but bold use of color reminds me of the better side of winter – calmness, peacefulness – but still alludes to the existence of more lively seasons which I know are on their way. This helps me feel more balanced than I felt this morning after leaving my cozy warm house for the frigid outside.
Here are a few of my favorites: