Michaela Oteri (Ogrefairy)

About the Artist

Michaela Oteri is a Freelance Digital Artist and Comic Artist. She is a queer, chronically ill cripple who suffers from several disabilities and finds joy in using her artwork to give confidence to others with physical and/or mental disabilities. She and her autistic spouse are currently based out of West Florida but are in the process of moving to Stockholm, Sweden. You can see her work at https://ogrefairy.artstation.com.

(Oteri's #CripplePunk series was previously featured in Issue #3 of Deaf Poets Society.)

artist statement

Of A Mermaid's Embrace, Oteri says, "I was feeling inspired to draw something kind of erotic to illustrate a love between two women, a mermaid and a human."