Meet Professional Illustrator & Artist Lisa Adams
Artist Lisa Adams is featured artist in our Summer 2011 Artist eNewsletter.
Lisa Adams, Vermont born, is a Pratt Institute graduate with a degree in fine arts. She began her career as a graphite artist. Residing in Coconut Grove, FL after graduating, she was recognized for her large super-realistic pencil drawing. Relocating to New York City in the 1980's, she switched her career to illustration. Her work has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, 3X3 Magazine, Print Magazine and other industry showcases. After 21 years in Manhattan, Lisa recently moved to Mystic, CT and resumed her fine art career; she is represented by dianebirdsallgallery in Old Lyme, CT. Lisa continues to be represented by Morgan Gaynin Illustration Representatives in New York, NY for her commercial work. Her work appears in mainstream magazines and she is the author-illustrator of "The Twelve Days of Christmas in New York City" - a childrens book. Her favorite creation in 1994, the Gap teddybear, still continues to be the mascot for the BabyGap stores.
Illustrations from Lisa Adams are also featured on Strathmore new pad covers.