More Than a Cone

Little Lobo


Lauren Mendez / Little Lobo is a petite Japanese American artist from Southern California and creates whimsical illustrations for books, prints, and stationery.  She’s a graduate from UCLA and a member of the Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI).  Besides creating memorable characters she also enjoys teaching digital painting to high school students. When she’s not sketching you can find Lauren baking cookies for her husband or playing with her two cats.