Flush Fatale features 54 world-class women artists. Each was asked to choose a historical woman from history that they wish to illustrate. They were then randomly assigned one of the cards in the deck. Depending on the suit, the artists have also been given a colour scheme that will unify each suit. The artists are listed in alphabetical order. To read about a specific artist, click on her name below to be taken to her website. Otherwise, browse the list of women who will be participating in the project.
Alex Moore | A.M. Sartor | Ameorry Luo | Anastasia Wyatt | Angela Rizza | Anine Bösenberg | Anna Shoemaker | Ashley Erickson | Ashley Floreal | COMING SOON | Cai Vail | Caitlyn Kurilich | COMING SOON | COMING SOON | Daria Theodora | COMING SOON | COMING SOON | Elitsa Nedyalkova | Emily Lubanko | Faye Simms | COMING SOON | COMING SOON | Helen Mask | Izzy Burton | Jameela Wahlgren | J. Whitney | Jenn Lee | Jessica Roux | Jessica Taylor | Joana Neves | Katie Lyons | Keezy Young | Kim Salt | Kirbi Fagan | COMING SOON | Lauren Cannon | Leah Artwick | Lenny Lishchenko | Lyndsay Wasko | Maggie Ivy | Micaela Dawn | COMING SOON | Monkah | Naomi Baker | Natalie Dombois | Natasha Alterici | Nikkie Stinchcombe | COMING SOON | Rebecca Yanovskaya | Rose Salm | Sabrina Miramon | Sam Schechter | Sonia Liao | COMING SOON
Alex is a freelance illustrator and comic book artist from London. Whilst working almost exclusively digitally, She keeps a traditional feel to her images through brushes and textures. Alex's illustrations tend to be jam-packed with loud characters and bold colours.
A.M.Sartor is a freelance illustrator that resides in Seattle, WA. She graduated a very long time ago from Cornish College of the Arts. Her work is a mix between traditional and digital media and has been featured at Krab Jab Studio, Light Grey Art Lab, Ghost Gallery, Every Day Original, Spectrum and SI-LA Illustration West.
Ameorry is a Chinese-American concept designer and illustrator. Her work is driven by sharp lines, strong light, and themes of melancholy and mythos. She is particularly interested in storytelling through character and costume!
Anastasia Wyatt is a UK based illustrator with a passion for painting beautiful ladies interwoven with nature. Her art is inspired by the amazing women that we all meet every day, with her aim being to capture just how amazing, strong and unique these women are.
Angela is a freelance illustrator currently living and working in New York. She graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2011 with a BFA in Illustration. Since then she has been featured in a number of magazines and shows. Her work is a combination of traditional and digital media which is reminiscent of a classical storybook illustration.
Anine is an illustrator currently based in Edinburgh, Scotland. She is interested in colours and shapes and, more recently, lines.
Anna Shoemaker is a freelance illustrator currently based in Virginia Beach. She is primarily self-taught in digital painting and takes a traditional approach in producing her final pieces. Her work has been published in Infected by Art 3, and she is currently worldbuilding and developing concepts for her own IP.
Ashley is an artist in games, comics, and illustration. She has been a color assist on Oni Press', 'The Life After' and a returning guest artist on Harvey Nominated, 'Albert the Alien'. She recently left her job to pursue doing her dream of illustrating for Children's Books.
Ashley Floréal is a freelance illustrator living and working in Toronto, Canada, who recieved a BFA in Interpretive Illustration from Sheridan College in 2013. Her work aims to combine long-time loves of cinematic photography, dark narratives, and surrealist imagery, and strives to amplify the black female perspective in contemporary illustration.
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Cai Vail is an illustrator, artist, photographer, and mama wolf to one tiny goblin king. Through her personal and illustration work she explores a dichotomy of feminine beauty and visceral animism, weaving delicate figurative linework with unhindered bursts of ink and watercolor.
Caitlyn is an illustrator living and working in Los Angeles, California. She is a perennial champion of ladyknights, witches, and rogues, and she enjoys illustrating the fantastic and fanciful, the historic and strange.
Chantal works as a concept artist for an indie game studio in Stuttgart, Germany. She enjoys working on imaginative, fantasy related projects, which she develops digitally. She likes to combine withdrawn, graceful creatures with organic and nature related elements.
Christine is a First Nations Canadian artist who has been in love with drawing since she could first hold a crayon. She graduated from the Alberta College of Art + Design's Illustration program, and currently works as a Freelance Artist.
Daria is a semi-hermit illustrator drawing things from the cute to the pretty and the weird in her cave in a Boston suburb. She draws to eat desserts.
Deshi Deng is a freelance illustrator from Toronto who has done work for clients such as VICE, Facebook, and Scientific American. Her interests include eating food, watching people, learning new things, and lying down.
Elisabeth is a comic artist/illustrator located in Austria with a Russian heritage. She is currently the Cinematic Lead for an Indie 2D Rhythm Platform game called 'Punky Town', and in her spare time she works on her webcomic 'Genera' which is about women warriors!
Elitsa is Bulgarian student currently in her third year of studying Animation & VFX in the UK. Having found a lot of her passion and inspiration in historical figures, she is excited to use this project to pay it forward and bring the same inspiration to others.
Emily is an illustrator and designer living and working in the Boston area. She is currently working on a 78-card tarot deck among personal and professional projects.
Faye is an illustrator and comic artist. Her work is bright, lively, and usually contains a strong narrative element. She believes every picture should tell a story!
Geneva is a self taught illustrator who specializes in portraits and character art and reside in North Carolina, USA. She is always looking for new challenges and inspiration. She currently creates art full time, but also freelances on the side.
Genevieve FT is an illustrator and comic artist from Montreal, Canada. She is the co-creator of Cutie Corps, a group that has for mission to represent and promote diverse, strong, empowered women of all shapes, sizes, and colour through the power of pin up!
Helen Mask is a Portland Oregon Based Illustrator. She graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with her B.F.A. in Illustration in 2012. Her strong art Nouveau influence and love of Mythology and gardening can be see through much of her work.
Izzy is currently working as a Concept Artist at Blue Zoo animation studio in London. She hopes to spend her life storytelling through art and creating beautiful, meaningful animated movies. Izzy is a lover of churros, walking along the street looking up, green tea and ASOS ... Oh and squirrels.
Jameela's goal as an artist is to create worlds that people want to spend time in. She hopes to bring that element of magic and whimsy to this project. Things that are important to her include: intersectional feminism, environmental sustainability, cheesy young adult sci-fi novels, and literally any dog anywhere.
Jennifer Whitney Black graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art with her BFA in illustration, and has since been doing a myriad of personal and freelance work in Cincinnati, OH. Her passion lies in narrative illustration and concept art, though she considers the fan work she does for her shop and conventions to be her guiltiest of pleasures.
Jenn is a kids books illustrator and comic artist with a degree in animation. She's currently collaborating with her partner on the comic Rising Sand. Her work can be found in both professional and self-published comics and anthologies. When not hunched over her drawing table, Jenn is obsessing over dinosaurs and castles.
Jessica Roux is a freelance illustrator and plant & animal enthusiast. She loves exploring in her own backyard and being surrounded by an abundance of nature. Using subdued colors and rhythmic shapes, she renders flora and fauna with intricate detail reminiscent of old world beauty.
Jess is a Canadian born and British raised illustrator, who's love affair with art started at a young age. With a degree in traditional animation, Jess now turns her hand to comics and storyboarding, being one of the creative minds behind 'MM...oh?' and the sole creator of the series 'Arrow Borne'.
Katie is a 2D animator, Illustrator and 1980's John Hughes film enthusiast currently living and working in Dublin, Ireland. Her work had been featured around the world at film festivals, in online magazines and most recently; on the Disney channel. She spends the majority of her time animating and sketchbooking, stopping only for the occasional Twin Peaks binge or to insta-snap her avocado-on-toast lunches.
Keezy is an illustrator and comic artist based in the Pacific Northwest, just outside of Seattle, Washington. She draws and writes her own comics. Her most recent project is an ongoing fantasy webcomic called Yellow Hearts, and her work has also been featured in several anthologies, including the Beyond Anthology and the Dream Cluster.
Kim Salt is a freelance illustrator based in New York. Her work celebrates the inner magic of the mundane and the unique rhythms of living things. In her spare time, she can often be found sipping coffee, reading comics, or nurturing her small houseplant brigade.
Kirbi Fagan is an award-winning Metro Detroit based illustrator who specializes in creating art for young readers. Her illustrations are known for their magic themes, nostalgic mood, bright colors, and powerful characters. Kirbi's work has been acknowledged by the Society of Illustrators, ImagineFX, Art Order and the International Writers & Illustrators of the Future.
With a flair for the quirky and whimsy, Kiri’s artwork reflects an interest in nature, childhood, fairy tales, as well as an inherit fondness of Nordic myth and folklore. She enjoys working on projects that range from children’s illustration to fantasy art.
Lauren K Cannon
Lauren is a freelance dark fantasy and horror illustrator residing in New Jersey, USA.
Leah is a story artist and animator in the Los Angeles area. She is passionate about meaningful storytelling, animation, and pizza.
Lenny is in fact, not a boy. She is an illustrator and designer born originally in Kiev, Ukraine and currently based out of Southern Ontario, Canada. She does primarily narrative and editorial illustration, hand lettering, and comic work, and has a special place in her heart for hilariously bad gifs and hand-lettered swear words.
Lyndsay lives a Bruce Wayne/Batman double-life where she is a designer by day and freelance illustrator by night. Lyndsay illustrated and Kickstarted the children’s book Down in the Jungle. Her work has been featured in Applied Arts, the GDC Indie Megabooth and the #madewithunity showcase in Boston.
Maggie Ivy is a freelance illustrator and artist originally from the Ozark area, currently living and working in Santa Monica.
Micaela is a freelance illustrator and the creator of Flush Fatale. Her work has been featured in Spectrum 23, Infected by Art 4, and several international galleries. Her main focus is creating bold, colourful works of art that dabble in a fantasy feel.
Mildred Louis is a freelance comic artist and illustrator based a little outside of Boston, Massachusetts. After spending her childhood being in love with magical girl stories, she eventually began her own and is the creator of the webcomic series Agents of the Realm.
Monica Amneus, aka Monkah, is originally from Phoenix, Arizona, but moved to Baltimore to attend the Maryland Institute College of Art. When she isn’t drawing, she is usually playing guitar and changing the lyrics of songs to include the name of her dog, Banksy, and watching every television show that has ever been made.
Naomi loves drawing and painting people, and maybe drawing and painting them with raw emotion even more.
Natalie is an illustrator from Germany. She studied Illustration and Graphic Design in Nuremberg and works as a freelance illustrator now. She loves Comics, Science, Dinosaurs and Coffee.
Natasha is an artist and writer from Oklahoma, currently working on the lesbian viking comic 'Heathen'. Her favorite things are women who break society's rules, dinosaurs, and breakfast cereal.
Nikkie Stinchcombe is an illustrator, paper artist and amateur comic artist. Her main source of inspiration comes from mythology and the study of the goddess and her representation & symbolism in ancient cultures. Additional sources of inspiration include; fashion, art deco, video games, comics, pin-up and burlesque.
Olivia is an artist based in the UK that specializes in creating fantasy art using all traditional materials such as markers, watercolours and inks.
Rebecca Yanovskaya is a freelance illustrator working in the fantasy, sci-fi and horror genres. She frequently illustrates mythological stories, natural forces, and aesthetically strong characters. Despite most artists in her genre using digital and traditional painting tools, she has made the choice to construct her pieces with ballpoint pen and gold leaf.
Rose 'Lackless' Salm
Lackless is an Asian-Canadian illustrator, burrito lover and cat enthusiast. She currently works in concept art and graphic design positions.
Sabrina is a freelance illustrator living in the UK. She works mostly for games and animation companies. She is self taught and started drawing in her early 20's. She loves art, video games and movies.
Despite living in New Jersey for years, Sam still hasn't made any headway in finding the Jersey Devil, despite her best efforts. She spends the rest of her time illustrating. She has been on the cover of publications such as Lightspeed Magazine, featured in Light Grey Art Lab Exhibitions and won a major award from the Society of Illustrators.
Sonia is a freelance illustrator and comic artist based in the Greater Boston area. After graduating from MICA in 2014, She has gone on to draw comics for Sourcebook Fire, EMET Comics and Red 5 Comics. Her hobbies center around being a huge nerd-- TV, comics and manga, she's not picky! She also has an alpaca plushie collection.