The best part is that my work was on the cover of a fantastic magazine, but I feel honored more than proud.


There's an excellent interview with Blanca Gomez of Cosas Minimas on Grain Edit today. (She even takes us through an illustation from start to finish.) UPPERCASE is forever grateful that Blanca's work graced our first magazine cover.

"Cosas Minimas got its start several years ago in a very curious way. I was working for another graphic design studio at the time and was in the habit of constantly drawing on post-its. Most of the drawings ended up in my wastebasket and my boss would tell me that I should do something with those drawings, but I never paid much attention. One day he simply told me that he had chosen a name for my website and purchased it for me. So it just naturally morphed out of what was once merely a hobby at work…"