Marisa Erven is an Art Director and Concept Artist who thrives in bringing beauty and story to life through art. 
Contact with inquiries.


Studio and Freelance Clients Include:


Core Skills:

  • Concept Art
  • Illustration
  • Style Development
  • Design and Color Theory
  • Art Direction


  • Drawing and Digital Painting
  • Team-Based Workflow
  • 2D Production Art
  • Design Background
  • 3D Knowledge 


Select Events and Exhibitions:

Emerald City Comic Con, Homegrown Section - Seattle, WA
Norwescon - Seattle, WA

GeekGirlCon, Norwescon - Seattle, WA
JordanCon - Atlanta, GA        

Gallery Display (Juried) - Game Change[Hers] - Show featuring women in Games and Animation.
Exhibition - 2016 Chen Bochui International Children's Literature Award in Shanghai, China - Contributing artist for the Original Illustration Exhibition.                    

Group Exhibition - White Wolf, Spirit of the Forest, Ikiya - Treviso, Italy 

Group Exhibition (Juried) - The Corridors, Vision 5 Gallery - Redmond, WA

Website Publications

Guide du Rôliste Galactique, Biography,
November 27, 2017.

Katelyn Del Buco, "Where Art Meets Technology: An interview with XR Art Director Marisa Erven," Pacific Science Center
October 4, 2017.

Women who Draw

Women in Fantastical Art, Featured,
March 22, 2015.

Arts Illustrated, Interview,
March 14, 2015.

Lauren Panepinto, “What Women Want…in Women Characters,” Muddy Colors Blog
Additionally found on i09, Cosmopolitan (UK), moviepilot, tor, zimbio
March 05, 2015

Moby Games, Developer ID: 687090

Puget Sound Group of Northwest Artists Member: Profile