Laura-Susan Thomas  – biography

After earning a BFA in Fine Arts, worked for many years as an Illustrator and Designer for Walt Disney Imagineering on such projects as Euro Disney, Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Tokyo Disney Seas. I have worked on several children books, illustrated for the LA times Kids Reading Room and Babybug Magazine. As well as illustration, I am the Gallery Director at the Foxworhty Gallery Allen Hancock College and I teach classes for the Fine Arts Department at the college as well.
A longtime member of the SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) also serving on the board in SCBWI-CenCal region as one of their Illustrator Coordinators helping to organize events for emerging and established illustrators in the organization.