New Posters!

Hooray! Now you can buy some of my illustrations as posters at dinvaggdekor.se/poster-5/ida-ohnell/ You can choose from eight different motifs!

Eyes

I always did enjoy painting faces with piercing eyes. There is something unnerving about them that makes you question who is really looking back at you? A made up character? My inner self? Or an ancient spirit that wanted me to capture them on paper? The last one might seem […]

Writing a Follow Up

I am writing the follow up to The Wizard’s Heir – Trollkarlens arvinge! And though it has been very hard to write a second book, knowing I do not want to disappoint the readers who loved the first book, I am almost done with the first draft. It has been […]

Ships in the Mist

Painted ships in mist to NHR (Neurologiskt Handikappades Riksförbund/ Association for Neurological Disorders) in Göteborg  Watercolour on paper. You can support their important work at www.neuro/gbg.se

Ruby the Dragon

This illustration show the children finding Ruby for the first time in the children’s pricture book that I painted for Arie D. Kungariket utan Namn, Belletrist Publishing, 2018. (Kingdom with no Name)  

Book Release!

Today the novel “Kungariket utan Namn” is released on the Swedish market! I have made the illustrations for this book, the cover and seven full spread illustrations inside this chapter book for children age 6-9. You can buy it online or ask for it at your local book store! Read an […]

Boy on the Roof

Boy on the Roof, illustration in ink and black watercolour. Now I am speeding things up in my company by illustrating Children’s Picture Books. If you have a manuscript and no illustrations then maybe you and I should work together. Check my portfolio and send me an email if you […]

Release for the album I have illustrated!

Today is the release for the folkloric metal band Norrsköld’s new album “Withering Virtue – the second chapter”! I have illustrated the CD and LP-cover and booklet (except logo) 🙂 The man with the violin is a devilish man from Norse folklore, Näcken, he lives in lakes and streams and […]

Vingmakarens hus.

The Wing Maker

Ongoing project: Chapterbook with illustrations. 13 year old Enea goes out into the world after her stepmother, a kind goddess, dies. She walks for a long time and reaches a little house on a hillside where an old man lives. Ares is a wing maker and he is in need […]