Laura Salafia is an illustrator living in the Boston area. She has been recognized by American Illustration, Communication Arts and Creative Quarterly. She is a member of the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles and a long-standing member of SCBWI. Salafia received her BFA in Illustration from The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University and will be finishing her MFA in Illustration from the University of Hartford in 2022. Salafia is primarily interested in portrait, editorial, and book illustration and loves to experiment with incorporating traditional mediums into her digital paintings.