The Wide-Eyed Characters of Opal Unicorn’s Laura Castellanos

I was first drawn into the highly imaginative world of wide-eyed, deliciously coloured, crazily exaggerated and stylised characters of Laura Castellanos (also known as opal unicorn on instagram) during Mab Graves’ Drawlloween in October of 2016. I was beguiled by her little creatures and the detail in her drawings and have been a follower since. I was thrilled to have the chance to interview Laura and get to know this talented creator a little better so that I can reveal to you a little of what makes her tick as an artist. Laura was recently part of the Hide and Seek exhibition that I curated at Weswal Gallery, Australia. The show remains on view through Nov 12, 2017. Tell us a little about yourself.  How old are you?  Do you have a background in art?  Artistic family?  … Continue reading The Wide-Eyed Characters of Opal Unicorn’s Laura Castellanos