Homegrown Creatives: Meet Amy Slatem

Amy Slatem:

Thanks to Clever Bird Banter for the feature!

Originally posted on Clever Bird Banter:

Always a pleasure to showcase a fellow Rhodent on my blog! Today’s Homegrown Creatives post features Amy Slatem, a multi-talented illustrator, artist and designer… How much do we love those hoopoes and all her other inky goodness?!

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Who are you and what do you do / make / sell?

I’m Amy Slatem and I draw on everything. I’m an illustrator and painter and work as a graphic designer.

Did you always know that you were headed in this direction – how did you get where you are today?
I’ve been drawing and doing art since I could hold a crayon. Art and creating things has always made sense to me and I’ve never doubted the direction I wanted to go. I initially went to Rhodes University for fine art, and when I discovered I could also do design through a journalism degree, I decided to study both simultaneously.  Now it’s…

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