Commissioned fashion illustrator for Amoena Life magazine . October 2011.
Brookes' was snapped up straight after graduating in October 2011 by the Editor, Rhoda White, of Amoena UK's magazine, Amoena Life. Being commissioned to produce 3 fashion illustrations to show Coco Chanel's most iconic outfits to feature in the main article of Amoena Life's 30th issue, Gemini helped to promote Amoena Life's new winter collection of lingerie, inspired by the French designer.
David Livingstone, Art Director for Amoena Life, advised Brookes on the style and design of the illustrations and Brookes also worked with the rest of the Amoena team at the photoshoot, assisting with the Lingerie, Swimwear and Evening Wear collections.
Brookes' final illustrations were published in Amoena Life Issue 30. Copies can be obtained - please use the 'Contact' form to request.
See photos below, with thanks to photographer Paul Close (www.paul-close.com):