Painting under the moniker Fem Sorcell, inspired by the French word ‘Ensocell’, literally meaning to fascinate.
Fem is a Cumbrian Artist based in Sheffield who graduated from Leeds Arts University with a BA in Surface Pattern & Textile design.
Working in many different areas to feed her constant curiosity for artistic expression including; Textile Design, Illustration, Art Directing, Prosthetics and Makeup for film; all leading up to her arrival in the urban art scene; the influences of these phases of her own career add up to her adaptable and dynamic style and process.
Taking Influence by nature, mythology, sacred geometry, comics and animation. Fem’s work is Inspired by a Wabi-sabi aesthetic, it aims to draw you into an ethereal and surreal world filled with feminine characters and creatures embellished with painterly botanicals and delicate line work. Distorting the lines of realism in many of her female muses through a series of mediums, such as washes of inks, spray paint, acrylic and watercolour mixed with layers of patterns.
Working with fem sorcell
FEM SORCELL is available to take on commisions in the areas of;
Murals, Illustration, Art direction for film and Painted backdrops.