Jo Malinis via Badass Lady Creatives

Designer Jo Malinis is no one-trick pony: a quick glance at her Tumblr blog, and you’ll see great work across illustration, identity, layout, and app design. One of her high points for me are these cute characters she constructs out of simple shapes:

 

Jo Malinis via Badass Lady Creatives

For Tiffany Ford’s #daily color block (basically, what-I-wore-today, simplified)

Ah! Dancing foods, you are too cute!

Ah! Dancing foods, you are too cute!

Jo and her "spirit mumu" / Queen

Jo and her “spirit mumu” / Queen

Jo Malinis via Badass Lady Creatives

Materials for the Looloo app

Materials for the Looloo app

For the water issue of the Élémentaire Zine

For the water issue of the Élémentaire Zine

Jo works at the fantastic Plus63 in Manila, Philippines, but is also available—at time of writing—for freelance work.