Sonya Parra is an artist and illustrator currently living and working in Leicester, England. Parra’s fresh, bold illustrations were recently featured for Samsung at the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games. Parra earned her degree in Art and Animation and specialized in set design at Leicester Southfields College. She also completed various design courses at the Cleveland College of Art & Design and Suffolk University. Her interest in the arts led her to move to Northern Italy, where she traveled from city to city, developing her skills as a portrait artist. Today, she continues to create illustrations and paintings, which are available on her website.
Among her inspirations, Parra counts fashion, avant garde photography, and digital art. With a background in theater and a passion for the visual arts, Parra accepts freelance illustration commissions and is excited to focus her work towards fashion illustration. For more information, visit her site or follow her on Twitter.