Kayla Wasil grew up in rural Pennsylvania, where she developed a healthy appetite for art, books, and wide-open spaces. She graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art with a BFA in illustration and a minor in Art History in 2013. She currently lives in New York City, where she works as the assistant art director at Penguin Workshop.

Kayla is available for freelance illustration and design, and can be contacted at wasilkayla@gmail.com