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Pixels & Print



Christina lu The young illustrator/designer from NYC hasn’t finished her degree but turns heads with Hanna-Barbera-inspired work

Béa BASICS: A new tea collection from China DESIGNER: 8 Bis, Montréal/Paris ( DESIGN: The name Béa is short for the French word “beatitude.” The panda

illustrates this beatitude concept. Available in 2013.

Coffee Bean English Rose and French Lavender BASICS: These two teas were sold in the fall of 2011 at The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a portion of proceeds going to charity. DESIGNER: Beth Wood ( DESIGN:The tea crate background contrasts nicely with bright pastels

Limited-edition teas, $10 at and at select cafés


started expressing my creative side when... I learned how to turn on

the TV. I doodled what I liked to watch. Then, in elementary school, I constantly drew the cartoons in my notebook. My classmates noticed and asked me to draw random things for them as well.

The greatest moment of my career has been... directing a spotlight video of a

student from one of my previous internships. He was on the verge of dropping out of high school, but he never gave up and graduated. I was touched by his story and I was honored to film it. My spirit animal is probably a... mouse,

it guides me—digitally.

If I could illustrate any celebrity, I’d choose... Derek Zoolander.


Portrait by Santos Muñoz


Design Bureau Issue 15  

The Travel Issue 2013

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