X Shy
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X Shy

artistUnited Kingdom
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Brendan McKnight
X Shy
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X Shy

artistUnited Kingdom
About me
Bold, Bright and Unique! I am xShy, I’m an Illustrator, Graphic Designer and Mixed Media artist. I have a passion for fashion, in addition to a keen interest in makeup, as I believe art can be translated in all forms, each one using its design principles to expand the boundaries of a concept. With experimental combinations of bright colours, bold prints and unique images, I integrate elements to enhance a concept and bring to life my own ethereal, distinction of beauty.
Projects
  • Heavenly Bodies
    Heavenly BodiesThree pieces that reveals a story of; Freedom in Death, Revenge in Revival and Euphoria in Unity, illustrating the energy and emotion that fuels the celebration of ‘Jab Jab’, a west indian tradition where the people of Grenada rebel and revel in the behaviour we deny as a society, rebelling from the prosecution and punishment our ancestors endured during slavery. ‘Heavenly bodies’ depicts the moment that humans embody divinity. When we shed our ego, emotions of guilt and shame, and becoming one
  • That I AM
    That I AMA series of digital collages illustrating positive affirmations to promote mental health care.
  • Have Mercy
    Have MercyI created this for a competition where we had to exhibit our signature art style. My signature art style is my identity, my state of mind and my self image, so I immediately was inspired by my tattoo of a sparrow holding an olive branch. The tattoo was inspired by the song “His eye is on the sparrow” by Lauryn Hill, interpreted as, God protects the smallest of animals so why would he not protect you. This piece is a symbolic self portrait of my journey through my faith and university and what I
  • ShowGirls Film Festival
    ShowGirls Film Festival
  • Miss Uganda UK
    Miss Uganda UKA flyer created for Miss Uganda UK 2018 contestant.
  • Opposites Attract
    Opposites AttractArtwork created for an emerging designer for their collection "Opposites Attract".
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Skills
  • Creative Arts
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Visual Mechandising
  • Assistant Styling
  • Make-up
  • Painting
  • Illustration
  • Digital Collage
  • Screen Print
Education
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    Illustration GraphicsCoventry University
     - Coventry, United Kingdom