Lisa Nelson is a freelance designer, illustrator and artist based in Cape Town.
Lisa has a degree in Graphic Design from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology. She worked at a leading digital agency for five years before becoming a freelance illustrator and designer.
As a designer, Lisa draws from her wide experience to achieve clear and beautiful graphic messages. She brings brands to life by showing their core values to their market. Lisa’s principles for illustration are about creating a connection with the viewer, so that complex ideas become easily accessible.
Lisa’s art captures women as they come to understand themselves: their perceptions, distortions, and vulnerability. In mirroring this process, she fosters images of growth, strength, and power.
Lisa is an active supporter of social justice causes and works on projects that help advance women’s rights, spatial justice, and environmental protection.