About Lisa

Lisa Congdon portrait

Illustrator and author Lisa Congdon is best known for her colorful, graphic drawings and hand lettering.  

Lisa works for clients around the world including Comme des Garçons, Crate and Barrel, Facebook, MoMA, REI, and Harvard University among many others. She is the author of eight books, including the starving-artist-myth-smashing Art Inc: The Essential Guide to Building Your Career as an Artist and her latest book Find Your Artistic Voice: The Essential Guide to Working Your Creative Magic. She was named one of 40 Women Over 40 to Watch in 2015 and she is featured in the 2017 book, 200 Women Who Will Change the Way you See the World. She lives and works in Portland, Oregon.

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Clients Include

Crate & Barrel
Ernie Ball
Comme des Garçons
REI Co-op 

The Museum of Modern Art
AFAR Magazine
Mindful Magazine
Harvard University
Parents Magazine

Martha Stewart Living 
The United Nations
The Obama Campaign

Ernie Ball
Taproot Magazine
Simon & Schuster Publishing
Human Rights Campaign
AIDS Lifecycle
Velocio Cycling 

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Schoolhouse Electric
Loopy Mango
Enterprise Rent a Car
Joie de Vivre Hotels

Chronicle Books
Kazoo Magazine
Schoolhouse Electric
Trina Turk