CREATIVE: Paulina Almira
ROLE: Digital Illustration, Editorial
H+ legend Paulina Almira's partnered with Mailchimp's 'Bloom Season,' a resource and community made for and by historically excluded entrepreneurs. The latest edition of Bloom Season is made for and by LGBTQIA+ entrepreneurs, with firsthand knowledge, resources, and insights on how to build innovative, community-first businesses.
Paulina Almira's illustration for this article beautifully captures the multifaceted nature of queer life and the challenges faced by the LGBTQ+ community. The vibrant and inclusive artwork depicts a flowers wrapped by thigmotropism around the ring. The illustration skillfully conveys the importance of these safe spaces as a haven for self-expression, while also highlighting the complexities surrounding the obstacles and fight within the community.