Art and Colors: Laura Braga
Laura Braga is an italian comics artist and illustrator. She attended the International School of Comics in Florence, the Disney Academy in Milan and the stage Comic-Animation at Montimages in Bassens and La Salle. Her first professional works are dated 1999, when she is just 17 years old, and she made storyboards for tv commercials, and then she started working in comics and illustrations for some of the main italian publishers, mostly in books for kids. In 2005 she meets and collaborates with Milo Manara, whose influence leads Laura to a more realistic style, that is still her favourite one. Winner of Cartoomics Women Award 2008 as a cartoonist, illustrator and colorist. Featured in Young Blood Annual 2008 between the Italian artistic talents that have received international awards.