“Be yourself and stay true to your passion. The answer no will eventually turn into a yes! Stay available and reach out to other creatives! Don’t be afraid to share other artist’s work! Not everything has to be a competition!”
How One Illustrator Left Her 9 to 5 and Sketched a Bold New Path to Success | Essence.com
The gig: I create art illustrations that I sell on art prints, and home decor! This year it was amazing to create art for ESSENCE. I get my inspiration from everyday life, fashion, TV, patterns and bold colors. I love sharing my art and love when people “get” my art and share on social media.