One on one with fashion illustrator, Phoebe Ouma

Phoebe Ouma, 22, is a fourth year fashion design and marketing student at Machakos University. PHOTO | COURTESY

What you need to know:

  • The fine art units I took in school definitely sparked my interest in different illustration mediums.
  • I am a collaboration of the love I have for illustration, internet tutorials, books and learning from other artists.
  • My dream was to be a fashion designer, but I loved drawing and creating fashion sketches.

Phoebe, 22 is a fourth year Fashion Design and Marketing student at Machakos University. Phoebe loves drawing and is intrigued by fashion editorials and photography. She is a fashion illustrator, and by piecing together images of African brands that inspire her, she tells a beautiful story of their craft in an art form that she hopes the world will know her for.

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