Steph is a California-based artist & RISD alumna, specializing in kidlit illustration & character design for animation. Her childhood spent in the woods of New England sparked her love for animals & the natural world, a favorite subject of her artwork. When she’s not drawing, Steph volunteers her local wildlife hospital or spends quality time with her beloved cats, rats & mice.
Steph has worked with Random House, Little Golden Books, Henry Holt/Macmillan, HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster, Candlewick Press and many more publishing houses. She is always on the lookout for new challenges! Website: https://stephlaberis.com
Hampshire School Library Service Picture Book Award 2020 WINNER – ‘What Do You Do if Your House is a Zoo?’ illustrated by Steph Laberis, written by John Kelly, published by Little Tiger Books.