Mastering Your Skills is an online workshop series for women in Graphics, Motion, UI/UX, and Illustration. A focus on illustrators will be held this month, exclusively for 15 women of colour at the beginning of their illustration careers.
Amberlee Jade Green
Amberlee is an Illustrator, Educator and the Head of Impact & Comms for a small non-profit based in London, UK. Following postgraduate study in the UCL Division of Psychiatry, her career centres around mental health promotion and its intersection with representation. She also lectures in Cultural and Historical Studies and delivers workshops focused on intersectionality, creativity and visibility. Of Jamaican heritage, her illustration practice is rooted in well-being and focuses on depicting black women in soft, reflective moments.
Line & Honey exists at the intersection between illustration, design and wellness, with the visibility of black women at the centre of their work. Their well-known minimal illustration style manifests in physical prints, digital design and commissioned projects with clients that care about representation and wellness and, most importantly, people who like compliments. Their work seems to have that effect.