Valeria Issa

Children Illustrator

  • LocationUnited Kingdom


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About me


I'm an italian illustrator based in UK. While studying for my Diploma in Character Animation I discovered a love for children's book and decided to pursue my career in the illustration field. I'm currently living in London, enjoying Hyde Park and muffins :) Children's book Illustrator at Xist Publishing Responsible for the creation of characters, layout, backgrounds and coloring of the following book: The dream dragon (2015) Children's book illustrator at Bulbul Apps. Providing illustrations for ebooks apps aimed at children from 2 to 4 years old. Responsible for the creation of characters, backgrounds, props and coloring. Jack and the beanstalk (2014) The three little pigs (2014) Thumbelina (2014) The emperor’s new suit (2014) The three little men (2014) The wonderful musician (2014) The fisherman (2014) The nightingale (2014) What fruit is that?! (2014) Ella brushes her teeth (2014) The lion and the mouse (2014) Freelance Illustrator at Valeria Issa Illustration Illustrated the following books for independent writers and publishers: 1 2 3 in Nigerian Language (2013) The Wooly Adventures of Purl (2015) Cook with Me: The Tantalizing Babà (2015) Cook with Me: The Dough-nuts (2015) Cedric and The Funky Monkeys ( in progress) EDUCATION Master Class in 3D Animation at Nemo NT Academy of Digital Arts Developing of a 3D animation scene of a small short movie. Diploma in Character Animation and Digital Illustration at NT Nemo Academy of Digital Arts During the three years at Nemo Academy I developed a strong artistic skills, which led me to understand both the art of animation ( traditional and digital) and digital illustration. Moreover, I participated to several workshops delivered by international artists. COURSES: - Basic Anatomy - Perspective Tecniques - Sketching and Posing - Cartoon Anatomy - Storyboarding - Filmmaking - 2D Animation: Theory & Tecniques - Editing sound - Screenplay - Digital Paint - Editing Video - Digital Cel Animation - 3D Graphics - 3D Animation: Theory & Tecniques WORKSHOPS: - Liron Topaz Workshop - Lindsey Olivares Workshop - Alex Orrelle Workshop - Stephen Silver Workshop - J. P. Vine Workshop - Doron Meir Workshop - Robin A. Linn Workshop - Stephen Silver Workshop - Florian Satzinger Workshop - Eric Goldberg Workshop - Gary Goldman workshop



  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Digital
  • Cartoon
  • Illustration
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Children’s Book Illustration
  • Book Illustrations

Work history



Valeria ISSA Illustration

Sep 2012



Bulbul Apps

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015



Animation/digital Illustration

Nemo NT Academy of Digital Arts

Sep 2009 - Jun 2012