“Black women belong everywhere. The stories, beauty, joy, femininity and the resilience of black women should be celebrated.” –Melarie Odelusi
ABOUT Melarie Odelusi :
Melarie Odelusi is a freelance illustrator and lettering artist working out of Dallas, Texas, specializing in portrait, fashion and event illustration, whose work celebrates and encourages empowerment and storytelling.
Her art embodies modern edge, feminine hues and intentional lines that capture and convey the elegance and strength of women in solidarity. It’s a reflection of the extraordinary diversity she surrounds herself with, and the belief that beautiful things ignite confidence and authenticity.
She has developed an aesthetic and a body of work that has captured the attention of brands such as Martha Stewart Living, Disney Plus and Laura Mercier, and when she’s not developing pieces for clients or passion, she sketches live for private parties.