Joelle Avelino is a Congolese and Angolan London based Artist and Illustrator.Having taken on an art discipline throughout her educational life lead to her Graduating from the University Of Hertfordshire with a BA (Hons) in Illustration with Marketing degree.

Joelle works with both traditional and digital methods of drawing and painting. From as young as she can remember creating images with her pencil has always been something she would lock herself away for hours doing. She is greatly inspired by phenomenal women, everyday life and her African heritage particularly the bold empowering history her motherlands hold. Having grown up in the UK she aims to bring these two worlds together through her work.

As well as other projects Joelle is currently Illustrating her first picture book which should be out in 2018.

For all enquiries please contact: joelleavelino@gmail.com