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So As Not To Forget: Interview with Visual Artist Elena Pancorbo

So As Not To Forget: Interview with Visual Artist Elena Pancorbo
Entertainment2 min Read

In this interview with visual artist Elena Pancorbo she talks about her artwork, community, and why tattooing is important to her.

Soft skin tones, silky strands of hair, and the penetrating glances of soul filled eyes, Elena Pancorbo creates portraits that are beautifully depicted in pastel, pencils, and acrylic. In this interview she gives us a look at the lady behind the stunning tattooed illustrations. 

Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting

Can you talk about your artistic background? How did you get into painting/illustration, and why do you think it resonated with you?

Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting

Why did you decide to get tattooed? What did you get and what do they mean to you? Do you think tattoos are transformative?

Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting

Are there any artists, films, books, or art movements that really inspire you?

Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting
Tattoo art by Elena Pancorbo #ElenaPancorbo #tattooart #fineart #portrait #illustration #tattooidea #painting

Justine Morrow
Written byJustine Morrow

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