comic colorist and digital painter: liezl buenaventura


comic colorist : digital painter : illustrator

Liezl Buenaventura is a comic colorist and digital painter residing in Manila, Philppines with her husband and son. She holds degrees in Visual Communication and Studio Arts: Painting from the University of the Philippines, and has always had a passion for the art of storytelling through color. Her undergraduate thesis focused on using color theory as the primary vehicle of storytelling in visual media, and she received an Award of Merit for her research in 2007.

Liezl has been in the comic industry since 2009, and has worked with Zenescope Entertainment, Scout Comics, TPub Comics, Upper Deck, Double Take Comics, Amryl Entertainment, Kymera Press, Alterna Comics, and various other entertainment publishers. Her coloring credits include: Stabbity Bunny, Shadow Play (Scout Comics); Grimm's Fairy Tales: The Jungle Book, No Tomorrow, The Library (Zenescope Entertainment); Disposable Legends, The Theory sci-fi anthology (TPub Comics); The Last West (Alterna Comics); Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game (Upper Deck), Ivory Ghosts, Pet Noir (Kymera Press), and Kate's Really Good At Hockey (Animal Media).

Her work can be defined by its bright, bold palettes and combined grit, and she always strives to push the boundaries of the digital medium.

For Liezl's full comic bibliography, please see her official ComicVine entry here.



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