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Michaela Oteri
Michaela Oteri
Freelance Digital Artist
Florida, United States


"With a specialty in drawing Portraits, Fantasy, and Art Nouveau style paintings, I look forward to creating a one of a kind work for you."

Michaela Oteri is physically disabled and has been a Digital Artist since 2009. She has worked as a Freelance Artist since 2011. Her passion in art is depicting diverse people of all kinds, specializing in her CripplePunk Portraits which showcase disabled people for disabled people.


Projects and Publications:

CripplePunk Portrait Series project September 2016-present

Published in Disabled Voices Anthology March 1, 2020

Published in BC Bookworld for Disabled Voices Anthology promotion Spring 2020 edition

Created the Mascot for TheZebraPit November 2019

Won the Rare Artist award for Rare Disease Week by the Everylife Foundation on Capitol Hill, DC February 27, 2019

Created the author logo for HandheldPress January 2019

Published in The Deaf Poet's Society: an online journal of deaf and disabled literature & art, #6 March Edition 2018

T-shirt designs for Dabbing Halloween Shirt Co September 2017-December 2017

Featured by The Deaf Poets Society at The Writer's Center, Bethesda Maryland USA, February 26, 2017

Published in The Deaf Poet's Society: an online journal of deaf and disabled literature & art, #3 January Edition 2017

Illustrated the Pentacles deck for a Through the Threshold Tarot deck June 2016

Published in Loosely Speaking: An Anthology of Life With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, June 06, 2012


Contact the artist for prices.
All payments must be made upfront.

Terms of use: All commissions are yours to use. If you would like singular ownership of the image, terms must be negotiated in the contract prior to payment. Permission to remove the artist signature is never granted. Images will be posted to the artist’s portfolio and social media sites unless previously agreed upon otherwise.


IllustrationComic ArtDigital ArtPortraitureArt Nouveau

Software proficiency