Elin Hjulström Lord portfolio

Fantastic Makeover, illustrationElin Hjulström LordFantastic Makeover, illustration"When the sun died solar energy became big business, with multinational conglomerates installing power plants on distant stars, making their share holders rich beyond measure. Not that any of that wealth ever reaches the off-galaxy solar rig worker, spending years and years behind the life-supporting solar shield." Illustration for web-based project.
Up & Away, illustration for webElin Hjulström LordUp & Away, illustration for webIllustration for web and social media, for Norwegian digital marketing bureau Up & Away. The motife is a wordplay on their name (up and away - u panda way) but also influenced by their retro sci fi visual profile.
Snicks App, illustration for short storyElin Hjulström LordSnicks App, illustration for short storyIllustration for the mobile-based short story platform Snicks, for the horror short story "The Girl in the Well".
Minecraft, illustrations for animated bookElin Hjulström LordMinecraft, illustrations for animated bookA few of the 24 illustrations made for Minecraf, describing tools and functions. The illustrations are used in an animated book that is published regularly on Minecraft's instagram. Book and animation are made by Animal Stockholm.
Lamour Records, record coverElin Hjulström LordLamour Records, record coverStarting from the pitch ”I want robots and space and stuff”, we made the artist a colorful space illustration with a pinch of retro sci-fi. Lamour Remixes by UBX127 is a techno remix album released on Lamour Records.
Fantastic Makeover, illustrationElin Hjulström LordFantastic Makeover, illustrationIllustration on love and war, for web-based project Fantastic Makeover.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationIllustration adressing the issue of depletion.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationIllustration inspired by folklore and mythology.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationInkwash painting of the small chapel on Ulvön where my parents got married in the summer of 2020, after 47 years together.
Lamour Records, record coverElin Hjulström LordLamour Records, record coverRecord cover for PRO 424's techno album "Before Immunity", released on vinyl by Lamour Records. "Before Immunity" tells the story of an utopic society heading for the inevitable catastrophe. The art is influenced by the futuristic art movement of the 20s and 30s, who also portrayed a rapidly evolving society, and its own disaster. The mannequin is a signature feature of PRO 424s.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationIllustration inspired by folklore and mythology, with a tweaked version of the "Skogsrå", the forest keeper.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationLight and environmental study.
Houdini Group, educational films about domestic violenceElin Hjulström LordHoudini Group, educational films about domestic violenceIllustrations for a series of educational films directed at healthcare professionals on how to initiate conversations about domestic violence when seeing signs of it in patients. The films consisted of dramatised conversations and a set of illustrated stills, varying between establishing shots and close ups.
Region of Gävleborg, illustration for Work Plan for CultureElin Hjulström LordRegion of Gävleborg, illustration for Work Plan for CultureIllustration for the Region of Gävleborgs Work Plan for Culture 2019-2021, depicting crafts.
Personal Work, illustrationElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, illustrationJust another day for the commuter.
Personal Work, StretchElin Hjulström LordPersonal Work, Stretch"To minimize the risk of injury it's important to warm up and stretch before engaging in physical activity."
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ANIMATION
Lecture
Starting from the history of animation, the lecture revolves around different approaches and techniques, focusing on small-scale and analog productions. The aim is to provide the participants with knowledge and inspiration to try some animation on their own.

STOP MOTION ANIMATION
Workshop
Discover the amazing feeling of making dead objects come to life! The participants build scenographies and make their own animation with materials at hand. The workshop begins with some tips and inspirational examples.

FLIPBOOK ANIMATION
Workshop
Participants make animations by drawing page by page in a book or pad. The workshop begins with some tips and inspirational examples. Give your drawings life!

PHOTOSHOP, BASIC
Workshop or lecture
Basic education in Adobe Photoshop, the leading program in image editing. The participants learn about the most commonly used tool, image editing, drawing and painting, and how to save images for print or for screen.

PHOTOSHOP, ADVANCED
Workshop or lecture
Adobe Photoshop for more experienced users. The workshop/lecture can be tailored to your wishes. Examples of subjects: image editing, background extraction, drawing and painting, basic animation.

INDESIGN, BASIC
Workshop or animation
Learn the basics of Adobe InDesign, the layoutprogram where you can create books, folders and other products for print. We talk about tools and properties, how to link images and how to keep a consistent design. The participants also learn about text formatting, and how to export for print or screen.

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Elin Hjulström Lord

My work is fueled by stories: be it history, fiction or the story contained in a single illustration. I usually work in ink and digital colour and make illustrations for a variety of purposes, such as literary illustrations, record covers and comics.