A Slaying of Dragons

The Story behind my Dark Art By Eva Mout, Ursus Art One of my art academy teachers once said to us students: ‘If you cannot talk about your artworks, then you might as well not make them in the first place…’ Although I do not fully agree with him, what he said did stick withContinue reading “A Slaying of Dragons”

First Book Cover Release!

I am so proud to announce that my first book cover is a fact! In 23 days from now, the teaser horror book ‘Sour Roots’ by the fantastic Shawn Burgess will appear with my artwork on the cover! This prequel will be introducing you to two more horror books: ‘The Tear Collector’ and its sequelContinue reading “First Book Cover Release!”

Demons are lonely too…

I have noticed over the years, that people who see my work, get a bit confused about my dark art. First of all, they cannot seem to bring together my visual appearance and the subject of my artworks. I get that. Looking at the fright- level of my illustrations, you might sooner expect me toContinue reading “Demons are lonely too…”

New Illustration for the Children’s Book!

As you might know, my friend Gemma Jane and I are making a children’s book. Gemma has written a small children’s story a while ago and she has asked me whether I was interested in illustrating it. Well, I was! Her book is a sweet story, that has a bit of a dark feel toContinue reading “New Illustration for the Children’s Book!”

Book in Progress!

ANNOUNCEMENT! 😀 My friend Gemma Beth Mitchell and I are working on a children’s book! Yes, you heard it right! So exciting! Gemma wrote the story and I will be illustrating it. If you want to follow our creative adventure, you can like our Facebook page, of which I will ad the link of below!Continue reading “Book in Progress!”

Art Pondering

Dear fellow artists, never adapt to the demands of your audience. You are the artist. If your work doesn’t come from within you, then it is dead and you will suffer for it. The spectator doesn’t know what it wants, until it is confronted with that what touches him. And you cannot touch people withContinue reading “Art Pondering”

My Artworks as Book Covers?

So…. to keep you all updated on what I am working on right now….. I have made 5 samples of book covers, to show publishers that my illustrations are suitable as covers for horror books! I have no clue on how to go about that yet, for I have no experience in publishing whatsoever, butContinue reading “My Artworks as Book Covers?”