Expressing herself through drawings has been a constant throughout Elly’s life. She loves to experiment with new materials and explore her ideas through a variety of different mediums. She wants to help promote awareness about equality in her work and she is fascinated with the notion of cause and effect – how our experiences can shape the person we become. Elly is interested in telling stories in her illustrations which people can connect with and then reflect on themselves. For this reason, faces often feature in her work, the life story and character of a person can be captured in their face.