Cover Photo: An image of  artist Maryam Sefati  in a plaid shirt with a cactus behind her
Photo courtesy of Maryam Sefati

“Don’t stop drawing”: Maryam Sefati, Catapult Artist for June 2020

“In illustration, we have to understand the writer's mind as much as we can to make the work.”

worked on a mix of pieces for the magazine, some personal essays and a short story. All of her illustrations were stunning. Her work captured the movement and emotion in each piece.

For our Catapult Artist interview, we sat down with her to chat about her career and her life as an artist.