cinnamon monique


I was raised with parents who really fostered all forms of art. For as long as I can remember I’ve had a paintbrush in my hand, creating anything and everything that inspired me. My mother being an artist herself would tell me how as a child she used to watch her tío Pepe paint and that is how she learned, just as I learned from watching her hand; this taught me that artistry develops from a deeper sense of wonder that can be realized through dedication. My deepest inspiration has always been from art that evokes that sense of wonder; I often play on beauty, nature, nostalgia and real emotion.

My love for all things creative lead me to The University of the Arts, where I received my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography and Graphic Design. Since then I’ve worked full-time as an artist in many different media; photography, design and illustration. I now reside in Philadelphia where I work daily from my studio.

I truly appreciate all of the love and feedback I receive from my friends, family and clients alike. Your support is my anchor.

Love always,