Lisa Falkenstern has been a professional illustrator for more than 25 years. She graduated from Parsons School of Design and has studied at the New York Academy, School of Visual Arts, Art Students League, National Academy of Art, and Cooper Union.
Her client list includes Borders Group, Simon and Schuster, Random House, Putnam, Bantam Doubleday Dell, Pocket Books, Scholastic, Marshall Cavendish, and Golden Books.
She has been in numerous shows, including the Society of Illustrators Annual, CA Annual, and Print. She was in the show The Fine Art of Illustration at the Hunterdon Art Museum. She has been in the book The Best Two Hundred Illustrators Worldwide. She won first place at the 2011 New Jersey SCBWI conference Art Show.
She is a member of the Society of Illustrators and is in their permanent collection.
She is a Gold Medal winner of the Society’s Member Show. She has had shows in the metropolitan area.
Besides her illustrations, she also does portraits.
Her own children’s book for Marshall Cavendish is A Dragon Moves In.
Lisa generally works in oils, but also in egg tempera, acrylic and digital.