Natalia Pierandrei, Fabriano AN Member Since August 2006 Artist Statement Natalia Pierandrei is a traditional illustrator based in Italy. She works part time as a commissioned artist from late 2002, when she started showing her artwork on the net and she also created this personal website and online portfolio. Her artwork is basically anime-styled but also influenced by that of Art Nouveau, and European comics with a penchant for gothic imagery. She also finds inspiration from classical fantasy themes, fairytales, miths from her country, Italy. She mainly uses Pantone Tria markers by Letraset, Copic markers by Too.Japan, and water soluble pencils by Caran D'Ache, and she prefers paper being Fabriano Tecnico or Artistico.