" Marie Jellovel "Jelo" G. Lapating -
Jelo works in a vast variety of media. She considers making art a living craft, which is executed using clear formal rules and art should always refer to social reality. She is currently focus on digital art form and accepts commission works with digital caricatures and portraitures since 2012.

Born on August 10, 1984, in Pulilan, Bulacan, Philippines, she is the first child of Elenita L. Gabuyo and Romeo Gabuyo. Jelo have been inclined to art at a very young age. With her eagerness to help sustain the family daily needs, she began to use the God-given talent to earn a fair amount of profit during high school days. She started accepting art projects from other students and charcoal portraits from referrals; this led her to be grateful for how arts saved her through difficult times.

She pursued a career as a working-class expatriate in the United Arab Emirates in the 2008. She has studied Photoshop starting from photo editing and gradually taught herself on other similar programs. Her enthusiasm finally developed her skill in digital painting. Her artworks are known for their vibrant colors and interesting forms. Her personal style in the arts became eminent through her patience and consistent practice of the craft. A viewer of her work is left with clues to the possibilities of her creative world.

With her continued practice and confidence, she has been a popular freelance digital caricature & portraiture artist in the UAE community. She also had a chance to participate in some group exhibitions in the country such as the “Year of Zayed Art Exhibit” held at the Department of Transportation in Abu Dhabi in November 2018 and “Ramadan Art Show” Al Wahda Mall Abu Dhabi in May 2019.

Jelo currently lives and works with her husband in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates."


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