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 and Peg + Cat, Disney's Space Chickens in Space, Warner Bros' GInger Snaps and many more.
Laura is the author/illustrator of Mr Mo Starts to Grow, published by Hachette Children’s Books Australia. She also the illustrator of Elliot Perlman's first chapter book for children, The Adventures of Catvinkle published in 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’