The speedpainting fad started to bug me when I started to see my social feeds flooded with barely recognizeable scenes of poorly formed architecture and anatomy, rife with custom digital brushwork and lighting crutches.
But Zelda Devon is taking a more illustrative approach. Her so-called “spitpaints” have a more informed quality and feel more like rough starts, as opposed to poor finishes. Her whimsy and clever ideas show in each and every piece. I can’t wait to see more.