About Lisa Coutts
Lisa is a Melbourne based illustrator who has illustrated many books and items mostly in the children’s market thanks to her charming character based style.
Lisa works with dry pastel or acrylic paints for it’s light, soft texture. She works mostly with female characters based on her own experience be it real, imagined, a dream, song or just a simple observation or overheard snippet of a conversation - or sometimes a combination of any of these. She does not of often plan her images in detail, rather they evolve like writing a song or story.
Her illustrative style has found great popularity with children and adults alike.
Lisa hopes viewers can relate to what they see and not only ponder what Lisa was thinking when creating the scene, but relate the image their own experience. Her work is owned and treasured by people all over Australia and the world.
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