About Laura

Laura Moraiti is an artist and children’s book illustrator from Uruguay, a tiny country in South America.

(Moraiti is pronounced as “more-i-tee”)

She’s been a graphic designer for a number of years and started her illustration journey in 2017, a year after becoming a mom.

Her favorite tools to illustrate with are watercolors and colored pencils because they bring life into the characters and their universe.

She’s currently creating illustrated books for kids and bilingual board books with diverse publishing companies.