I create art about overcoming negativity and hardship by utilizing my knowledge of Photoshop and photography.

Art has always been a way for me to express my emotions and a sort of therapy to help deal with a very tough childhood. Drawing and art took me out of a not so great reality and gave me the opportunity to create my own. I have always been drawn to darker imagery and tones, and am very inspired by the tale of the underdog. For a long time it was very hard for me to express my feelings and kept much of it locked away inside.

As I grew into adulthood and triumphed over the negativity I found photography and a new way of creation and self-expression.

I love composing whimsical stories and characters which don't exist in the realm of our reality. My pieces are meant to be frail and showcase the emotion that we often try to push down into the depths of our souls. Time after time we are made to feel like we need to put on a mask and not show others what we are truly going through in our lives, and my work is meant to break through that stigma. My art may look dark and macabre but in the narrative I create for my characters, there is a light in the darkness, waiting to be found despite the hardships they are enduring.

More info: kellyrobitaille.com

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Sunny McClure 7 months ago

I think this is who I saw staring back at me in the mirror in the 70s ;-)

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C.Marrero 7 months ago

That's a big snail!

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Wynand 7 months ago

A beautifully frail, fragile Gothic Susan Sarandon. Love it.

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FatBaby 7 months ago

lol first to comment cause nobody else knows what tf to say

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Laugh Fan 7 months ago

The pendant looks so very real.

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bring on the internet warriors 7 months ago

anyone else think "melanie martinez album covers 100%" IMMEDIATLY

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Wynand 7 months ago

I am in love with this image. The Día de Muertos make-up is amazing and the model is stunningly beautiful.

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Night Owl 7 months ago

The scars 😢

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BeenElle 7 months ago

It’s very interesting to see the comparison against the original photo. You should post more with the original if you have them.

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Wynand 7 months ago

Stunning!

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Natasha Forchione 7 months ago

reminds me of Jennifer Love Hewitt

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FatBaby 7 months ago

i love their tiny lil' hands

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bring on the internet warriors 7 months ago

ok im sorry but the teeth makeup shit 100% looks like pomegranate seeds

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Jaguarundi 7 months ago

Holy CARP!

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MammaG 7 months ago

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Don't cry. Just find a camisole so you can finish getting dressed.

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Sunny McClure 7 months ago

😍

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Vanessa 7 months ago (edited)

I wish I knew the backstorys to all these beautiful works of art!

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Maualo Velflo 7 months ago

She looks like Anne Hathaway

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Luisa Vasconcelos 7 months ago

I like the strange position of the hands.

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Maualo Velflo 7 months ago

Looks like the artist is making them thinner than they actually are

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Genesis Harrison 6 months ago

These works are so emotional!