Image contains illustrations for Queens of the Resistance by Krishan Trotman and Brenda Jones
Jonell Joshua is an illustrator currently based in Brooklyn, New York. Her passion for drawing has deep roots stemming from a young age, inspired by her mother’s artwork, familial roots in New York and adolescence spent in the heart of South Jersey and Savannah, Georgia.
Jonell studied at Pratt Institute where she received her BFA in Communications Design with a focus in Illustration. Her work has been recognized by The Society of Illustrators and American Illustration International Motion Art Awards.
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Boiling Springs High School Social Justice Club, Artist Talk - 2023
Pratt Institute, Art of Leadership Alumni Panel - 2022/2023