by Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Wednesday 8 January 2014

World traveler Karen Jiyun Sung is an illustrator based in ‘Lord knows where,’ having gone to Middle School in New Zealand and Rhode Island for design school. A lover of coffee, Karen follows the coffee culture around the world and displays her findings in her work Caffeinated Italy, Caffeinated America and Italian Coffee Shops.

Take a look at these illustrations – java lover or not – and feel the need to run down to your local coffee shop to soak up the atmosphere while sipping on a hot cup o’ joe.