Lauren Merrick is an illustrator who grew up by the beach on the east coast of NSW Australia and now is residing in the beautiful Blue Mountains. Lauren works with watercolour, gouache, paper cut, collage and ink to create whimsical illustrations for blog headers, logos, portraits, invitations and children's book illustrations. She also creates personal designs for her online store and to sell at markets. 

Clients include The Sydney Royal Botanic Garden, International and Australian Traveller Magazine, Walker Books, Little Steps Publishing, some of Australias top bloggers including BabyMac and The Beetle Shack and other small businesses.