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The days of the starving artists are gone. Meet Cat Coquillette from Kansas City, a location independent artist & designer making a living traveling the world and producing incredible digital art and illustrations online. Cat's artwork is most known for its bright pops of color, vibrant typography, and a blend of hand-painted brushwork and clean vector illustrations.
She partners with a variety of brands that transform her paintings into best-selling products using a variety of mediums including watercolor, metallics, acrylic gouache, ink & pen and more. Her work has been featured by celebrities including Hilary Duff, Khloe Kardashian, Lucy Hale, Sarah Michelle Gellar, and Jessica Simpson – all seen showcasing her bright, whimsical style.
Cat’s favorite animals are river otters, and she collects animal skulls, teeth, and taxidermies. She has a unique blend of incredibly creative skills, online content creation teaching other artists how to sell their art online, and is a savvy businesswoman. She shares her journey of being encouraged to pursue art since childhood, working for an agency and then working for herself earning passive income while being location independent.
Join us for an amazing conversation about art, pursuing your passion and making an income online where Cat also recommends her favorite apps, books, and people to follow including:
- 3 online stores where you can get fantastic illustrations printed on anything
- 6 digital artists & illustrators to follow on Instagram to get your creativity and inspiration on
- 3 books on fiction & fantasy to help you get lost in the imaginary worlds
Check these at www.girlskill.com/40
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