Alessio Castellani Alessio Castellani

, Amsterdam  

About me

I'm Alessio Castellani, freelance illustrator, born and raised in Italy. I worked at the Dutch theme park Efteling for more than a decade as a designer, illustrator and character designer.

I've illustrated concepts for new brands (Sprookjesboom, TitaTovenaar, Jokie, Lummels and Droomvlucht), worked as a character designer for animated TV series, on the visual development of new attractions (Sprookjesboom and Pinokkio in the Fairy Tale Forest) and as an illustrator for children's books.

Since 2022 I'm a member of the AOI (Association of Illustrators).

genre : Book, Character Design, Fiction, Printed Media, Other, Animation, Cartoon, Education, mural, Non-Fiction

technique : Digital-Pixel, Watercolor, Color Pencil, Pen & Ink, Digital-Vector, Mixed Media

The Indian Water Lilies
Spread illustration for the Efteling Golden Book - "The Indian Water Lilies" published in 2014.
The Cat and the Fox
Concept art character design of "the Cat & the Fox" for the attraction Pinokkio in the Fairy Tale Forest.
Pinocchio the naughty puppet
Illustration for the picture book Pinocchio the naughty puppet, published in 2016.
Key Visual and character design for the Efteling brand Lummels.
Loonsche Land
Wall illustration for the toddler corner of the Loonsche Land accomodation in de Efteling.