Hello|Claire is the brand and illustration portfolio of Claire Ashley Thompson, a New York-based fashion illustrator and live runway artist. Claire illustrates for bridal designers, fashion designers, magazines, brands, and at runway shows and events in New York City and Los Angeles. She began her career as a fashion illustrator after nearly going blind at 20. After undergoing an intensive eye surgery to restore her vision, Claire has had the opportunity to work alongside numerous fashion designers and brands. Claire spoke about her experience with blindness and painting at TEDxCincy.