My Illustrations at W Hotel New York - Times Square Part II

Wednesday, May 4, 2011



Bebe and I in front of Bebe illustrated


Tomo and I in front of Tomo illustrated

Me and my illustration

My work from the reception

Tomo sitting below a Joe Denaro

The brilliant Mara Louise Cespon



Breakfast in the penthouse with Pat, Minnie, and Elvis


View from the 57th floor overlooking Times Square

Jimmy and I

Model musings

Joe Denaro with models Dayna, Bebe, and Tomo




Hello Darlings,

How have you been?!! I'm so happy to FINALLY be back on my blog!! I apologize I've been away for SO long. I assure you I never forgot about my dear blogger friends. My travels through Los Angeles were so extraordinary but definitely exhausting. I took 5 flights in 10 days between NY, LA, and TO. I needed another 10 days just to recover. I can't wait to share my 'Postcard From Los Angeles' here on Travel Write Draw. Before I do, I wanted to reveal that two more of my illustrations were selected for the third and final installment of W Hotel's Drawing Inspiration fashion illustration series. This segment was titled 'Glances' which was so fitting for the works they selected. I was literally beside myself when they chose two more of my pieces.

The final show included works by my incredible FIT professors Janis Salek and Joe Denaro as well as a gorgeous piece by my extraordinary peer Mara Louise Cespon http://mara-louise.tumblr.com/ and myself. I can't begin to describe to you how much I admire Mara's work. Sometimes I literally stop illustrating in class just to watch her process. She is a true star!! This morning we attended the opening reception at the hotel which included a delicious breakfast in the penthouse suite!! Afterwards we returned to the Living Room Lounge to illustrate the beautiful Bebe, Dayna, and Tomo. Today was SO amazing, calm, and extra-special. Without the video cameras, my class drew as we always do in the most inspiring setting.

I have to thank once again the unbelievably talented, supportive, and hardworking Karen Santry for making this event possible. As a result of being included in the final installment, my family will have the opportunity to view my illustrations hanging in the hotel during their stay in New York. I have no idea when another opportunity such as this will present itself. But what I do know is that I'm humbled and grateful beyond belief for this chance of a lifetime. For those of you who are interested in viewing the show it will be on display from May 4th - June 3rd. Again, simply enter the lobby at 48th and Broadway and take the elevator up to the 7th floor. Thank-you again for your amazing tweets, comments, and to all the new followers. You Rock!!!!

Much love,
Meag xx

21 comments:

  1. great work!!!

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  2. Just wonderful. There are times when words are not necessary. This is amazing! Can't wait to read about your trip!

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  3. congrats on your work being in the W hotel ! i really love all your work and i look forward to your post with your 'postcard from LA' . Keep up the amazing work !

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  4. all those beautiful, stylish people (including you and your friend tomo - finally i see her. you look adorable)...

    your illustrations are just wonderful. you must be so proud.

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  5. Can't wait for your L.A trip photos ;)
    ;)

    Congrats for your work there ;) I just want to go to NY and see all these works ;)

    I like the hair cut if the model *-* STUNNING!!

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  6. WOW! this is amazing. You look so happy and beautiful :)
    congratulations for your excellent work!

    xx

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  7. So great! Your smile couldn't be bigger in the pictures hehe! I understand, if it was me I would be sooo happy. I'm even happy when I see your work over there!
    Priscella x

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  8. These all look SO amazing, you look like you're having a really good time in all these pictures :) It's so wonderful that your work could be exhibited in a place like this, everyone deserves to see your beautiful artwork!

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  9. Ah, good to see you back and your work looks absolutely awesome :)

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  10. I love your work, and I just discovered your blog!



    Meanz (Koi Story)

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  11. You are amazing and inspiring! <3
    I am in awe of your talent.
    I'm so glad i discovered your blog.
    <3 <3 <3

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  12. cute
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  13. You are such an inspiration to me Meag! You seem to have bloomed so magically and elegantly! And I can totally see this as your style I love it!!
    I am also in love with your hot pink dress/tunic, so stunning on you! :)
    Sounds like you're becoming quite the jetsetter haha ;) so proud and excited for you missy!!
    Much Love
    xoxo
    Meg

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  14. oh my word! so glamorous!!! a little bit jealous too, hehe. xoxo

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  15. Congratulations a thousand times Meagan! Your artwork looks amazing and oh so posh. Love your pink dress :)

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  16. You guys are all so incredibly amazing!! I did my best to respond to each of you and visit all of your blogs. I have a new post coming up soon. Can't believe I'm finished school in a week xoxo

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  17. Congrats again, your illustrations look fantastic in a setting they deserve. You also look beautiful, of course.
    I pin a lot of your illustrations on Pinterest. Keep up the great work.

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  18. @Alessandra WOW that is so fantastic, thank-you so much. I've never heard of Pinterest, must check that out xoxo

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