Meet Gel Relova, an artist who’s always passionate about her work. She’s happy to be making a living doing what she loves. She works as a freelance artist creating illustrations for books, magazines and video games through her studio, Secret Shop. Her art is inspired by classic literature, comic books, movies and video games. She graduated from the University of Santo Tomas with a degree in Fine Arts and Design.
Gel is a member of Ang INK, Ang Illustrador ng Kabataan, an association of artists committed to the creation and promotion of illustrations for children. She has participated in Ang INK’s annual exhibits for the past 5 years.
She thoroughly enjoyed working on Francesca, which is the first book she worked on that’s also available in read-aloud animated format.
Here are some more of her artworks: