FEATURED ARTIST: Interview with Lebanon Artist, Marita


Illustrator | 21 | Lebanon

@marita_wk | Facebook
We are honored to have, Marita, as our Featured Artist, who is an incredible illustrator who creates beautiful pieces of art featuring some characters of anime you may recognize, make sure to head over to Marita’s wall and hit that follow button to support a fellow artist!

How long have you been an artist? What is your specialty? Where do u find inspiration?
Started drawing since a young age And got into digital like, 4 years ago. During these 4 years, I also got in anime, which became my main source of inspiration

Do you have a job in the art industry? If So, what’s one thing you don’t like about it? If no, where would your dream job be?
I’m currently a 3rd year Graphic Design student, done some freelance jobs, tbh there’s nothing I dislike about it, just the lack of job vacancies available in that domain. But I also have a dream job, which is becoming either an Animator or a Mangaka.

Do you have a favorite Artist?
Got loads , here are few : Cyarin, Loish, Picolo, Quinni

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What is one accomplishment you’ve had in your life? Does not need to be art related.
It actually happened recently and I’m proud of it. Got the chance to showcase my artwork at an Otaku Con & the outcome and support received were awesome! Still grateful for that day

Where do you see yourself in 5 years? 10 years? 20 years?
Probably somewhere, gaming, drawing and sleeping. XD

If you could meet and talk to any person in the world, dead or alive, who would it be?
Leonardo Davinchi

How is one way you make money with your art?
Showcasing it 0.0 and sharing my work.K

If you could go anywhere in the world where would it be and why?
Korea or Japan, cause, Anime and Kpop, duh.

What is your favorite brand of art supply? Whether it’s a brand of pencils or brand of camera or software
Wacom as Tablet Brand and Canon as Camera Brand. (“Serve” as Mechanical Penci one)

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Any advice for young artists?
Be Patient, Practice and Stay True to yourself and your art. And if you’re happy with your art, don’t mind whatever anyone else says, accept criticism as constructive and supportive ones ; and let dem haters hate, you just keep on potating 😉

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