Sky Vega is a young woman possessing multi-layered creative talents, working in entertainment as well as in the visual arts. She is a published musician, an award nominated special effects makeup artist, a published children's book illustrator, an award winning artist and is the owner of Pittaway Art; the portal that promotes and sells her family's artwork and other creative media.
Descendant from generations of artistic lineage, Sky exhibited creative leanings from her earliest years through drawing, singing and ballet.
She graduated from the South
African School of Art, Dance, Drama and Music where she studied on an
Exhibiting her art since age 16, she held one of her first solo painting exhibitions at the
Pensioners Society of Greece at the age of 19.
During her time in Athens, Sky studied Computer Graphic Animation and Multimedia at AKTO college of Art and Design (a college affiliated to Middlesex University, London) while simultaneously studying music at the Daphni Odeo of Music.
Although pursuing a career in the performing arts as a touring musician, she never abandoned her fine art roots and relocated
to New York where she studied Special FX Makeup at the School of Visual
Arts. Later Sky fine-tuned her Special Effects Makeup abilities with lab skills at the Makeup Designory in Soho, where she now teaches on a part time basis. Returning to the School of Visual Arts to add InDesign to her tool-belt, Sky segwayed into writing and illustrating children's books. As a natural extension of this, Sky now creates stop-motion animation videos that are accompanied by her original soundtracks as well as music videos and concept photography shoots for artists, musicians and creators such as herself alike.
Pictured below: Sky Creates art on a multitude of platforms and with a variety of media.