jessica spence

Wow. Those flat fields of color, the gorgeous compositions, and oh my word, how does she paint hair like that? This is the work of Jamaican-American, New York based artistĀ Jessica Spence. Her work isĀ “inspired by her life, and topics relating to black female identity.” Here’s a few more photos of Jessica in the studio so you can see the scale of the pieces, and the tiny brushes she works with to paint those braids:

Wow. Again. {I found her work via Create Magazine’s Instagram}