Chrissy Lau is a Sydney artist & illustrator. She has a strong distinctive illustration style with her signature delicate lines, masses of flowing hair & swirly patterns. Her illustrations are strongly influenced and inspired by her Chinese heritage. Chrissy's creative career includes curating exhibitions as an art gallery manager, running her own clothing label, exhibiting in the UK & Australia and illustrating commercially for the past 11 years. She also has 5 years experience in online digital media and currently focuses her expertise in Search Marketing. Most recently she designed a prestige limited edition coin for the Royal Australian Mint to commemorate the Year of the Snake 2013.
Chrissy's artwork is predominantly hand-drawn using ink & pen with a few finishing digital touches. She has been commissioned in the UK, USA & Australia to illustrate for some amazing clients ranging from coin designs, apparel, editorial, commercial interiors & outdoor. Her illustrations have adorned:
Samsung's outdoor campaign, City of Sydney - 2012 Chinese New Year celebrations, Royal Australian Mint, Orange Mobile, Avant Cards, Mambo surf wear, Virgin, BBC, Smiggle stationery, Pearson Education, Gary Pepper Vintage, Defunker Shirts, Women's Weekly, Elle Girl, Total Girl Magazine, Anna Lemma Magazine, Blanket Magazine, Pocketto Magazine, Cleo Magazine,Yen Magazine.
Chrissy's illustrations have also been honoured in TASCHEN Illustration Now! vol. 4, CURVY's Top 100 Female Artists and is currently a Mambo artist.
Awarded: Highly Commended Desktop Magazine Qantm CREATE Awards - Mambo 2012.
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