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About me

Claudia van Bakel (she/they) is an illustrator and visual development artist from the Netherlands, with a big heart for anything illustration and animation. Their work often features bold colours and strong shape design, and is mainly inspired by folklore stories, 80's fantasy and nature.

Besides her illustrational work they also run an (online) shop and visit conventions selling merchandise, apparel & art prints at artist alleys since 2022 under the brand name of ArtisticFaun.

Claudia rounded off her Master in Visual Development (IDEA Academy, june 2023), has previously received a Bachelor in Illustrated & Animated Storytelling (St. Joost School of Art & Design, 2022) and minored in Game Art & Design (HAN, 2020).





Instagram & Twitter


Etsy shop

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