Lisa Bonforte Harmuth is a graduate of the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts. Her softly rendered naturalist art immediately drew the attention of the publishing world. Her first illustrated book Baby Animals for Golden Books was an immediate publishing and artistic success.
Lisa has continued with that success, illustrating over 200 books; delighting readers young and old with her finely rendered depictions of animals in their natural settings.
Her work has been commissioned by the Smithsonian Book Club
and her work has appeared on the National Geographic Society's Television series NOVA.