DESIGNING FAIRY TALES:
Adapting female characters for Netflix
Netflix has been a champion of the less-represented in media. With diverse programing, women characters are now seen leading their own shows. For someone who grew up watching the same male-dominated Shaktiman stereotypes, seeing women shine on screen, was nothing short of a fairy-tale.
So, for international Women’s Day, I was responsible for illustrating a 4-piece fairy tale series for Netflix.
By taking the essence of different female characters and hand drawing them in a story book format, many fans connected with the characters in a softer light.
Illustrating El, from Stranger Things was
Alyssa makes a good point - No means fucking no.
No one messed with me, while I was making this. No kidding.
All it took was years of practice and a good shot at it.