Laura Stitzel is an independent artist in Melbourne, Australia. She has been working as an illustrator, designer and animator in Australia and Canada since 2008. Laura's work has appeared in many children's television shows such as Emmy Award winning Peg + Cat, Arthur (the world's longest running children's series), and Monster Chef, as well as in video games, commercials, and educational interactive projects. Her uniquely vintage-style illustrations feature detailed pen and ink ornamentation and hand-lettering. 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.
HERE is an adorable story about imagination, friendship and the trials of growing up.Mr Mo was a little monster. He was soft and squishy and not a bit scary. Mr Mo spends all his time with his best friend Jane, singing songs, doing magic tricks and sometimes making mischief. But one day, Mr Mo starts to grow.A heart-warming story of friendship and imagination from talented new author/illustrator Laura Stitzel. - Queensland TimesAn imaginative story with appealing illustrations. - Pinerolo newsletter