Much of her work incorporates mythology, symbolism, nature and the concepts of renewal. She draws much inspiration from Symbolist painters, nature, and historical symbolism found in various cultures.
Her OIL & WAX technique involves an intricate method of layering and scratching line patterns in her paintings. This technique was passed on to her by mentor, Nicaraguan painter Omar d’Leon , whom she’s been studying with since the early 90’s.
Yomtob is a published children’s book illustrator. Her INK technique for her illustrations involves sienna and black inks delicately applied to paper, with ink washes and a crayon resist applied after. You can view her portfolio and learn more about her published worksHERE.
She has worked over 20 years in the live-action and animation industries as a 2D/3D animator/FX Artist. She’s worked on popular children’s shows such as Spongebob SquarePants, Dora The Explorer, Kung Fu Panda, The Simpsons, King of The Hill and many more at studios such as Nickelodeon and Film Roman. You can see more of her credits atIMDB.
Yomtob graduated cum laude with her BFA in Illustration from Art Center of Design in Pasadena, CA. You can learn more about her past exhibits, work history, and training on her CV.
She currently resides with her husband and two children in Los Angeles, CA.