By Elisabeth Obeng
The popularity of fashion illustrators has quickly risen over the past few years. Everyone now wants an illustration of themselves for a special occasion or just to keep it in their front room. Either way, possessing a well put together drawing of yourself seems to be a new trend which will not fade away anytime soon.
If you are one of those people who are fond of beautiful digital art works, then keep on scrolling!
Peniel Enchill (@peniel_enchill)
Peniel Enchill is a Ghanaian fashion illustrator based in the UK. She specialises in fashion and lifestyle illustrations which mainly show off her West African culture and heritage.
Lauren Williams (@efyalauren)
Creative Ghanaian fashion illustrator, Lauren is based in London. She is inspired by Hayden Williams, a well known British designer and illustrator, and also by the fact that she’s a Black African Woman.
Okhai Akhigbe (@Leankid)
Being a Nigerian male fashion illustrator, Okhai is setting out a new trend. He has worked with brands and designers such as Lagos Fashion Week, Toju Foye and Nobel Igwe.
Eeni is a fictional character/ cartoon who is described as “an eclectic fashionista and globetrotter extraordinaire”.
Veronica Marché (@veronicamarche)
Veronica Marché is a freelance fashion illustrator based in Philadelphia. With a passion for fashion, Veronica has been creating sketches of stylish, glamorous women ever since she was young. She creates fashion-inspired artwork for retail, hair and beauty brands.