IAF Guest Speakers- Kristal Melson ( Singapore )

Did you know that “the girl from Katong” is a super awesome illustrator with crazy coloured hair? Kristal have been leading the charge for the current wave of “designed-trained” illustrators in Singapore since 2010.
You must come for her talk titled :

Talk 03 – “Blood Sweat and Unicorn Tears – A DIY guide to self taught illustrations”

Date: Sun 13th August 2017

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Venue: F202 , Lasalle / McNally Campus

Cost: $20/- per ticket  ( Special discounts available for students and the 4 Talks bundle – https://illustrationartsfest.org/tickets/index.php )

She will be sharing about her journey from being a salaried graphic designer to a successful full-time indie designer/ illustrator with a fantastic portfolio and highly enviable client list.


Kristal Melson ( Singapore ) http://www.kristalmelson.com/

Illustrator and visual artist Kristal, aka Krisonautopilot splits her time creating colourful images for music, fashion, publications & brands. Her recent collaborations include Baybeats, Facebook, Fred Perry and was selected as a “Red Dot Hero” for the campaign launching the first Apple Store in Singapore as well as Today  At Apple workshops. With her  illustrations attracting a range of commissions, her drawings, both traditional and digital are perfect for the internet age. Informed by her upbringing in Singapore and previous training in graphic design and illustration, Kristal’s style is bursting with experimental shape, pattern and composition, adding a computerised dimension to her tropical surroundings.