Toronto-based artist and fashion illustrator Pina Russo is known for her colourful, bold and energetic designs created in a variety of mediums. Pina started with a degree in fashion design and a history working with global beauty brands in trade marketing.

Since 2015 Pina has been working in her unique style combining impressionism and expressionism with mixed media, inspired by the mediterranean lifestyle: city life, food and fashion.

In 2020, Pina started sharing her knowledge and passion for illustration by creating a course in Udemy for aspiring accessories illustrators: Introduction to Shoe Illustration.