An ode to actress and director Michaela Coel and her achievements in 2021, including being the Emmy award-winning writer of her show "I May Destroy You". This is a version of an image inspired from her Variety photoshoot, complete with traditional Kente cloth and various golden adornments, giving her a regal and empowering look.
A1 Limited Edition Print - Edition of 25
A2 Limited Edition Print - Edition of 50
A3 Limited Edition Print - Edition of 100
A1 - 594 x 841 mm | 23.39 x 33.11 inches A2 - 420 x 594 mm | 16.54 x 23.39 inches A3 - 297 x 420 mm | 11.70 x 16.50 inches
Printed by our partners 'Image Print' on Permajet FB Matt 285gsm. It is fully archival, acid free and prints beautifully.
Free UK shipping, International Shipping options are available.
About the artist
Aislinn F is an artist from Northern Ireland and Zambia, who explores the power of portraiture and representation in the form of digital and hand-drawn illustrations. Her work looks at themes surrounding Blackness, femininity and identity. Her work is overall a celebration of Blackness and Black experiences, and is further inspired by Black and African diasporic culture and aesthetics. These images counteract Western ideals and standards of beauty and aesthetics that has for too long disempowered women of colour. Using her art as activism and internal therapy, she unapologetically puts Black women at the forefront and centre of her work, highlighting the importance of Black women being presented as fully-formed, individual and celestial entities/beings. Aislinn uses an Arfrofuturist lens that allows her to experiment with ideas of futurity, which also allows for a safe space of intersectionality for Black women within art as opposed to the stereotypical "white walls, white wine and white spaces" of many exhibition and gallery venues. She uses bold and bright colours to contrast against the black skin of the women in her portraits, and pays great attention to detail within her line and pattern work. She is extremely interested in the important and diverse looks that Afro hair can be styled into, and likes to echo the never-ending hours of maintaining, braiding and styling that is within the daily schedule of Black people. She reflects this by spending endless hours drawing intricate patterns and shoes that celebrates Afro-hair in all its glory.
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Delivery & Returns
UK Mainland Delivery - Free standard delivery
Delivery to Europe outside the UK - £15
Delivery to Rest of the World - £25
We hope you are happy with the products you purchase from us. If something is not right, we can offer an exchange or refund. Simply send the product back to us in its original packaging within 28 days and we will gladly refund.
Discounted items are final and cannot be returned or exchanged.
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Returned items must have no visible signs of wear or use.
The cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund unless the product is faulty.
How does shipping and delivery work? Once you have chosen the artwork you love the most and checked out on the Creative Debuts shop you will receive a confirmation email summarising your order. Our printing house will then get to work printing and packaging your art. As soon as they have finished, they log the order on our logistics system, and hand it over to our delivery and shipping partner. At this point you will receive an email confirming the delivery date.
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Do you ship internationally? Yes! Choose your delivery country from the dropdown when checking out. How long will my art take to arrive? For UK shipping we use a third-party delivery and shipping provider, and it should take 5 days to arrive with you from the point at which you order. International delivery times will vary on the shipping options available to us at the time, and the region that you are shipping to.