Art For Life: the Naturalista EditionArtistry often imitates life and these artists truly make their illustrations jump off the page. August is Artist Appreciation Month and we want to honor these artists for their illustrations of natural hair beauties.
Tawana Simone a.k.a @AdorkableAffiliationTawana Simone describes herself as an amateur art enthusiast. The Instagram illustrator has become known on social media for her curly girl caricatures. Her work varies from cartoon strips to portraits of celebrities. The cartoonist has recently begun selling her images on the backs of phone cases. She involves her Instagram followers in her as well, creating pictures inspired by her fellow curly girls.
Peniel Enchill a.k.a @peniel_enchill
Ghanian born artist Peniel Enchill grew to Insta-Fame due to her infamous "stepping into 2015" portrait. The England resident's photos often portray African American women in the best light. The women are mothers, wives, graduates and much more. Enchill's images are also sold on the backs of phone cases for fans to enjoy. Enchill's fans also have fallen in love with her wedding gown designs.