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The Thrill of Drawing

My drawings are rather clumsy and awry but it is a thrill making them. Once surpassed the intimidation of the blank page, shapes start emerging from the fog of our inner eye. The process is similar to music improvisation and composition, and to writing. It is all about the emergence of shapes and gradual definition. […]

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Opinion I Opinião

Thugs

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, Kim Jong-un, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Viktor Orbán, Nicolás Maduro, Benjamin Netanyahu, Bashar al-Assad, to name only a few. What is the matter with them? What do they want? They want unlimited power. Don’t we all? We might, but they don’t look at the means to get it. Lack of empathy is […]

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Blankets

A few days ago I started to design blankets to the Home & Living section of my Etsy shop. While doing this, thoughts came up about cosiness and emotional shelter, also about Linus from Charles Shulz’s Peanuts. Now and then, we all feel insecure and in need of warmth. From a long time I’ve thought […]

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How Prejudice Destroyed Me

Since I was little I fell in love with European comics and later on with graphic novels from all over the world. I have always wanted to be an author of graphic novels but I restrained myself. The reasons for that restraint are mainly two. First, in my country no one makes a living from […]

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Inner Child

This drawing was made with total freedom. Shapes appeared without any planning nor considerations on concepts, meaning or symbolism. I felt like when I was a child and did not restrain myself. Recalling such an emotion was a turning point to me. I stopped drawing regularly a long time ago and now I’m trying to […]

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Cristalia

I composed Cristalia during one of my attempts to write a second science fiction novel. The narrative was abandoned but the sound remained. Most of my music is the result of this kind of process. Sometimes a specific scene and more often a certain mood persecutes me and I do my best to convey it […]

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Grandma Gave Me Cool Socks!

Have you ever imagined being delighted with the socks your grandma gave as gift? You are still on time to show her these! You can find them and more on the Clothing section of NunoNevesStore. I have made ink and watercolor drawings and also computer patterns to be printed on clothing, stationery and several other […]

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NunoNevesStore Blog!

Hi, everyone! I am glad to announce that NunoNevesStore now has this blog. Here I will write about whatever comes to my mind and MAYBE about the items I sell on Etsy. PERHAPS I might write here and there a log about my drawings and my music. This is the last drawing I have made. […]