Annabelle ”Abelle” Hayford is a Ghanaian-American illustrator, character designer, and Color stylist. Abelle’s current body of work consists of diverse characters and narratives, good vibes, and a lot of pastel colors.
Social media has played a huge role in Abelle’s artistic growth and uses their social media to share their art to others while also promoting other marginalized artists as well. In this effort, Abelle organized #DrawingwhileBlack, a viral hashtag to celebrate and promote black artists around the world!
Past clients include Warner Bros, Complex, Lean in, Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster , and The New Yorker.