Fernanda Guedes’ Illustrated Biographies of Fashion Blog Subjects

Perusing social networking fashion blogs like Facehunter and The Sartorialist, artist Fernanda Guedes draws inspiration from the people they feature. In her series People and Their Invented Histories, the Brazil-based illustrator conjures up a colorful biography for the faces behind the photos with vibrant illustrations and handwritten profiles detailing the family backgrounds, jobs, thoughts, and feelings she imagines these strangers might have. The eye-opening collection consists of over 40 sketchbook drawings paired with captivating stories and serves as a fascinating example of online identities and communities influencing art. Look through some of our favorites from the series after the jump.


Image credit: Fernanda Guedes [Spotted via Doodlers Anonymous]