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Camilla d'Errico
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The Heart by camilladerrico, visual art

Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
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My Bio
I am a product of my split heritage, Italian and Canadian rolled into one: Italian fiestiness, Canadian politeness, and an early addiction to Saturday morning cartoons, comics and manga. Growing up I was more often doodling sexy girls and dragons on my textbooks than reading them. In 1998 I attended my first San Diego Comic Con and found my calling, I would be a manga artist. I am very prolific with relentless passion for art, dedication, and just enough sleep deprivation, I followed my dream of working creatively for a living.

I have worked with Dark Horse Comics, Image Comics, Random House, Tokyopop, Hasbro, Disney, Sanrio, Neil Gaiman and also with video game and movie companies on character development. I have my own characters and properties, Tanpopo and Helmetgirls. I've successfully merchandised and licensed my artwork across a variety of categories: clothing, stationery and gift, accessories, art prints, etc. and I continue expanding my licensing program each year.

I can't live without Holbein's "DUO" water-soluble oils, green tea lattes, Hello Kitty merchandise, and my daily fix of manga and anime and pop surrealism

Camilla is proud to be supported by, and to work with, Vancouver based Pac Blue Printing and their team of professionals for all her printing needs.

"Its about expressing what they feel and feeling what they express"

More Info:

website: www.camilladerrico.com
online store: store.camilladerrico.com/
merchandise: www.zazzle.com/camilladerrico*
Facebook: www.facebook.com/camilladerric…
Twitter: www.twitter.com/helmetgirl

Current Residence: Vancouver

Favourite Visual Artist
Audrey Kawasaki, Terada Katsuya, Mark Ryden, Greg Simkins, Mizuki Kawashita, Masashi Kishimoto
Favourite Movies
The Life Aquatic, The Hangover, The Avengers, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars,
Favourite TV Shows
Parks and Rec, New Girl, Natsume Yuujinchou, Breaking Bad, Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries, Blue Exorcist
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Lorde, Ed Sheeran, Andrea Bocelli, Hurts, Lana Del Rey
Favourite Books
The Name of the Wind, Harry Potter Series, The Hobbit, Driving Mr. Dead,
Favourite Writers
Neil Gaiman, Patrick Rothfus, Molly Harper
Favourite Games
Cards Against Humanity, Chess, Left 4 Dead, Ni no Kuni
Tools of the Trade
Holbein water soluble oils to paint, a BIC pen to draw
Other Interests
I love yoga and nature. I am an animal rights supporter and believe that we need to conserve the planet and protect it not use it mercilessly.
Hi guys! It was no small feat to choose between all the coloring contest entries on social but I picked winners and runners up! I posted them to my blog here for you to check out. Thanks for your amazing support for my coloring contest if you posted entries! Big hugs! :D
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Today I have BULLYING on my mind. So for #throwbackthursday I want to use my 2016 painting Bettas On My Mind to talk about this issue. I want to speak up about how awful online bullying is.  Let me first say that I love all of you that comment and send love and positivity on my social media, i love you so much.  On occasion i have to deal with people who aren’t so nice, people who forget that i’m a human being with real feelings. Their cutting comments hurt. Its one of the reasons i have comments disabled on Youtube. I’ve learned over the years to grow a thicker skin, to delete the mean comments and move on. But yesterday a
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Hi Everyone! I hope all you lovelies have been super! I wanted to update you that I'm finally coming to Europe for a Convention event! I'm a guest artist at Roma Cartoon Festival in Rome, Italy, June 23-25. ^_^ This is a super special chance to come see me at a live event in Europe where I'll be doing live painting on Friday, have signings Saturday & Sunday, and my own exhibition room you can visit me in and see all my amazing goodies I've packed for the show. I'm so excited the festival is happening so soon, and I hope I can see some of you there!
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It is thanks to one of your books that I found the world of pop surrealism! Now, I'm trying to find my own style in this world. Thanks for introducing me to pop surrealism and I love your paintings!

i got a coloring book a long time ago and finally started coloring it. the art works really interested me really

I just recently came across your work via your coloring book!!!! I fell in love, and am so happy to have found you here!!!

I remember seeing your art at fan X!!! your art is wonderful!!! <3 keep doing what your doing!

I absolutely love your new art work that was at the Corey Helford Gallery. My favorite is the Fuzzy Mellis purrrr. Just stunning artwork. You can still see if virtually.

I have one of your coloring books and randomly discovered one of your pieces on here. I thought that someone had traced it from a coloring book and then I realized. " Camilla derrico, ooooh thats her nevermind "

Same here! Favorite coloring book I own!