Mementos are a way of collecting and preserving emotions to offer solace in future moments when we most need a smile or a tear.
They are a materialisation of past joy and of uncertainty over what is to come on the road ahead. Better to go well-prepared with a full backpack.
Daniel Schlierenzauer is a freelance illustrator passionate about telling stories through children’s books and editorial illustration. Ink and watercolour are his preferred mediums.