Ep.56: Geneva Benton on colors inspiration, galleries and living from art full time

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Nov 21, 2017 •  Interviews

Geneva Benton, also known as GDBee, currently residing in peaceful Western North Carolina, is a self-taught freelancing illustrator, who specializes in character art and portraits with a fondness for color mixing.

I love evoking a feeling with art!

She has been featured in ImagineFX, Advanced Photoshop Issue, Crossed Genres Magazine, Photoshop Creative, The Horror Zine, FIYAH Literary Magazine, ARTIFICIAL, and Dulce.

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Key Takeaways

“Chill out, find out what works for you! You may feel you are not doing it at the moment, but you will, so just keep going!”

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Special thanks to Geneva for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Geneva Benton, used with permission

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Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, founder of Art Side of Life®, and Top Teacher on Skillshare. Since 2009 I've worked as an illustrator, character designer, art director, and branding specialist focusing on illustration, storytelling, concepts, and animation. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways, so I've made it my mission to teach you everything I know and help either wake up or develop your creative genius. Learn more about me.

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