This design was submitted by Silvan Borer, a freelance illustrator based in Zürich, Switzerland. Since graduating from the University of Arts in Zurich he’s worked for brands, advertising agencies, and publishing companies. He creates enchanting illustrations for children’s books. His dreamy, whimsical and vibrant illustrations reflect the enticing inner world of the artist. Inspired by daydreaming and perceiving the magic in the daily life, his intention is to express the elusive magic and profound beauty surrounding us. This enchantment finds its way into his work.
Sparrows are very social and they live in colonies called flocks. “Every morning there are a couple of sparrows dancing cluelessly on my balcony. I like to watch them – that gave me the idea to work out this illustration.” – Silvan Borer