Laya (Rose) Mutton-Rogers is an illustrator & designer from New Zealand who loves fantasy and the natural world. She has a variety of work including an interactive/animated webcomic, three picture books with Huia Publishers, many book cover designs, as well as lots of illustrations and merch based on nature and her favourite books. Her book fanart has got her nominated for a Hugo award in 2021.
PRESS / EXHIBITIONS
Joint winner of the NZCYA Te Kura Pounamu award - 2021, for Ngake Me Whātaitai (Huia Publishers)
Joint winner of the NZCYA Te Kura Pounamu award - 2020, for Tio Tiamu / The Smelly Giant (Huia Publishers)
Finalist for the Chroma Comic Art Art Award, 2019; for Overgrown