My name is Estrela Lourenço
I’m a Children’s Book author/illustrator and a SCBWI member.
12x12 Writing Challenge Member
I have been working in the Animation Industry for the past 14 years in shows like The Amazing World of Gumball for Cartoon Network and Wander Over Yonder for Disney XD.
For the past few years I have held various positions in the roles of  Animation Director, Episodic Director and now currently working as a Storyboard Artist, freelance Comic Artist and Children’s Book artist.
I recently illustrated two books in the Elixir Fixers series for Albert Whitman & Company and self published two picture books entitled ”My Friend” and "A Letter from Alhandra".
I'm currently illustrating a book for Philomel at Penguin Random House
(Spring 2022 release date)

I’m currently being represented by James McGowan at Bookends Literary Agency.