Location: Italy Web: www.scarletgothica.com Email: scarletgothica@ scarletgothica.com Software: Photoshop The International School of Comics in Rome provided a valuable source of training for Claudia, more commonly known as ScarletGothica. After graduation, she went on to gain a masters degree in digital colouring in 2009 and then became a comic colourist for IDW, Marvel and Image. She currently works as a freelance artist for companies such as Editions Ricordi, Polizia di Stato, Ares Film, ALIA, KOF, Ballistic, and as a comic colourist, mostly for US companies.
“My visual research stems from classic fantasy, with gothic and PreRaphaelite influences and a hint of steampunk from time to time,” she says. “Anatomy – especially female – is the thing I like drawing most. I love playing with composition on each illustration that I create, trying to find new solutions and mixing graphic elements with a more realistic style.”