Laura Stitzel is an independent artist in Melbourne, Australia. She has been working as an illustrator and 2D animator in Australia and Canada since 2008. Her work has appeared in Emmy winning episodes of Arthur, Peg + Cat, and Disney Junior.
Laura is the author/illustrator of Mr Mo Starts to Grow, published by Hachette Children’s Books Australia. She also illustrated Elliot Perlman's first chapter book for children, due for release in late 2018 with Penguin Random House.
Laura has also illustrated and animated for a wide range of media including commercials, short films, print media and television series for all ages.
Laura completed Post Graduate study in Animation and Interactive Media at RMIT in Melbourne and studied classical drawing and painting at the New York Academy of Art.
'A little nonsense now and then, is relished by the wisest men’