Laura Girling is an illustrator from Berkshire, England. She enjoys telling stories and creating characters, often drawing inspiration from a combination of food, animals, nature and everyday situations. She works with pattern, texture and typography to create playful, energetic imagery. Laura has created work in a range of formats, including picture books and short animations for young audiences, as well as designing and making a range of greetings cards, art prints and handmade pins for her online shop.
In addition to her narrative work, Laura enjoys applying her fun and playful style to a range of contexts, such as editorial illustration, packaging and fashion editorials. Laura studied BA Illustration at The Arts University, Bournemouth, has worked with clients including Waitrose, Parallel Magazine and Noctis Magazine, and has exhibited at The Factory Studios in Boscombe, The Illustrator's Fair in London, and Brighton Illustration Fair 2016 and 2017.