Emily Barksdale
Stratford, USA
Tel: +1-203-383-9468

Hi! I'm Emily Barksdale from CT. Working mostly digitally, my illustrations are always character based, colorful and narrative driven. My work is inspired by ancient folklore and p… Show more.

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Profile updated 28th September, 2022
Member since 6th January, 2021
Top 15 Finalist for Two Roads Brewery CONNArtist Contest (2016 and 2019), Illustration featured on Comedy Central's "Broad City" (2017)
"The Memory Mortuary" Podcast, Southers Remodeling, Sterling House Community Center (Stratford, CT), Town of Stratford Community Services Department (CT)
Portfolio link: https://illo.cc/91263

‘The Fates’ – Part of an Ill… Having been raised in New England, my favorite Halloween aesthetic is that of the colonial-era witch. Though m... View Article
‘Prey’ Vintage Poster - I absolutely loved the Predator Sequel, "Prey" on Hulu! As an indigenous artist, I loved that the main charact... View Article
More Brides! - Here are some more of my favorite brides I drew as part of my "25 days of Brides" countdown to my wedding, an ... View Article
25 Days of Brides - I got married on June 25th, so I decided to do a 25 days of Brides countdown to my wedding! This was a really ... View Article
Catwoman Fan Art – ‘I have a thing… Having seen "The Batman" last week, I felt compelled to make some Catwoman Fan Art, and this quote particularl... View Article
‘Creatures of the Night’ Pin-Up Mo… 3 Things I love: Pin-Ups, Makeup, and Classic Horror Movies. Lucky for me, I was able to combine these seeming... View Article
Ariel’s Grotto, Personal Project - Mermaids are one of my favorite subjects to illustrate, so I decided to pay homage to my favorite mermaid, Ari... View Article
Dark and Stormy Pirate Mermaid - This time of year, I start longing for summer, so I'm turning back towards my series of Mermaids in mixed drin... View Article
Vintage Tanning Oil Ad, personal project - At this point, my family expects illustration-based holiday gifts. This was my gift to my sister this year, ba... View Article