Prizes and mentions
2016 - Selected for the exhibition at Notte di Fiaba, Aladdin and the Magic Lamp , Italy
2016 - Awarded with the second prize at "Disegni al Sole Illustration contest ", Italy
2016 - Winner of the WWPBIC - Worldwide Picture Book Illustration Competition,
2016 - Awarded with the "Judge Special Prize" at JIA Illustration Award, Japan
2016 - Selected for Exhibition at " Festival Verdi 2016" , Parma, Italy
2016 - finalist at Golden Pinwheel International Young Illustrators Competition, Shangai, China
2017 - finalist at "Disegni al Sole Illustration contest ", Italy
2017 - finalist of the international poster contest "To Death with a smile", Mumedi, Mexico
2017 - finalist of the Little Hakka International Picturebook competition, China
2018 - finalist of iJungle Award International Illustration competition, UK
2019 - selected for the Annual 2019 - AI Autori di Immagini, Italy
2019_JIA Illustration Award - "Silver Award winner", Japan
2019/2020 - CICLA Original Exhibition of 2019 Chen Bochui Children's Literature Award a Shangai, China
2020 - 3X3 Magazine Merit Award in the Illustrator Professional Show
2021 - Longlist of the 4th Global Illustration Award
Sara was born and raised in Italy.
After obtaining a bachelor degree in Architecture she took a degree in Illustration at the International School of Comics in Reggio Emilia.
She then specialized in children's books illustration and she works now as a freelance illustrator for clients worldwide.
She loves art, nature and animals, especially dogs.
She lives in Italy with her boyfriend and their frenchie Murphy.
Mondadori Ragazzi, Il Battello a Vapore, Clementoni, Editions Lito, Bloomsbury, DK Books - Penguin Random House, Hansol Education - Finden, Oxford University Press, Macmillan Education, Rusconi Libri, Storytime Magazine, Usborne Publishing, Auzou Editions, IglooBooks, Miles Kelly Publishing, Headu, Imagination Stage, Bushel&Peck Books, Ronshin Group Ltd, Pearson Education, La Scuola, Marks&Spencer, Franklin Watts-Hachette, Crocodile Creek, Familius, Kar-Ben Publishing
From the 2016 I am member of AI - Associazione Autori di Immagini
and JIA - Japan Illustrators' Association