Ser artista não é fácil, mas faz-me feliz (being an artist is not easy, but it makes me happy) – Adriana Fontelas
Adriana Fontelas was born on March 8, 1996. She was born in Espinho, but currently lives in Rio Tinto, Gondomar. She attended the Scientific-Humanistic Course of Visual Arts at Escola Secundária Dr. Manuel Gomes de Almeida. Later, she graduated in Visual Arts and Artistic Technologies, at the Escola Superior de Educação, at the Polytechnic of Porto, where she discovered what she had been looking for for a long time in the field of Illustration.
Attended the Post-Graduation in Illustration, at the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Porto. Her work began to develop through the self-portrait . She started drawing other people and gained a taste for acting in her own way. She started the “Portrait Collection” and already has several personalities and characters on her list, which also includes several Portuguese. Pastel pink is very present in her works.
He likes cats a lot. She has had 10 cats in her life (so far) – Chica, Chico, Musqui, Luna, Lua, Minnie, Léo, Tosta and Mista and now Sushi. She also has 12 cats tattooed on her skin, some in memory of them.