Bee Joy España is a multidisciplinary artist and illustrator. She currently lives near Portland Oregon with her partner Col. She's been drawing, painting, taking pictures, sculpting and generally making art messes since she could hold a jumbo crayon.
Favorite mediums include watercolors, inks and pencils, as well as digital drawing. She is known for her warm, cheery color palette, and her whimsical character design. She enjoys contrasting fine detailed line work with loose, gestural texture.
Ever a student, Bee revels in learning everything she can about being an artist. She practices daily, and loves taking on new commissions. She is working toward her childhood dream of writing and illustrating picture books.