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It’s international women’s day, a day focused on appreciating women and their contributions to society what better way to celebrate here than with a top ten list of influential women artists the following list, in no particular order, highlights some fantastic artists who broke boundaries. Happy international women’s day to all the girls and women and mothers and teachers and activists and artists and fighters and sisters and more we love you today and every day. Women who draw is an open directory of female professional illustrators, artists and cartoonists it was created by two women artists in an effort to increase the visibility of female illustrators, emphasizing female illustrators of color, lbtq+, and other minority groups of female illustrators.
21 female illustrators you need to include in your classroom library the work of these talented female artists belongs on your shelf sonja cole on may 31, 2018. It’s international women’s day, a day focused on appreciating women and their contributions to society what better way to celebrate here than with a top ten list of influential women artists. This is a partial list of 20th-century women artists, sorted alphabetically by decades and year of birth.