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.
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.
INK technique involves fine tipped sienna and black inks delicately applied to handmade Japanese paper.
Yomtob is a published CHILDREN’S BOOK ILLUSTRATOR as well as an animator/FX Artist for popular children’s shows including Spongebob SquarePants, Dora The Explorer, Kung Fu Panda, and many more. Her children’s book illustrations employ a multi-step technique of INK & ACRYLIC ON WOOD, explained in her BLOG.
Yomtob currently resides with her husband and son in Los Angeles, CA.