My practice includes creating digital media for magazines, social content, murals and collaborating with community focused organisations. I ‘reimagine’ life through illustration by depicting contexts (such as local areas to catwalk fashion) and injecting a naïve yet thriving energy.
Digital illustration enables the past, present and future to be transformed into a visual narrative that the viewer can jump into. Since childhood, I have always been inspired by play and fantasy that involved vibrant visuals and props; storytelling through interacting with dolls and their clothes, to watching vintage musicals from the 1940’s. My work aims to build a bridge between reality and fantasy. Being immersed in stimulating visuals provides me with a feeling nothing else can compare to. I am motivated to create immersive and stimulating artwork to trigger similar feelings amongst others.
My artwork is founded on expressive analogue drawing and collage, which now utilises modern digital processes to achieve a hand drawn aesthetic. With an educational background in textiles, my work embraces colour, patterns, and textures due to my admiration for fabrics and embellishments. I have developed a career as an illustrator by initially doing commissions for magazines of London Fashion Week.
Live portrait events
Live streamed workshops
Fashion illustration workshops
Hand painted objects