Baltimore-based illustrator Mai Ly Degnan creates whimsical illustrations “that make light of unfortunate events”. Her images often feature delicate figures, meticulous lines and unique patterns with a humorous twist. Degnan is a MFA graduate from the Maryland Institute College of Art and her work has been recognized from ‘The Society of Illustrators of New York and Los Angeles, American Illustration and 3×3.
We asked her to be a part of our Illustrated Interview series, see her answers below…
What was the first thing you did today?
What are some main themes that your work explores?
What do you do in your spare time?
Your happy place?
Your guilty pleasure?
What does your current workspace look like?
I wouldn’t leave the house without…
How do you picture us?