Born and raised in wild and untamed suburbs of Illinois, Elizabeth Russo is 98% American and 2% milk. She spends the majority of her time laughing at her own jokes and making illustrations reflecting her Asian American background. Currently, she works as a Graphic Designer near the Chicagoland area.
She studied at Northern Illinois University in Corn City and received her BFA in Illustration along with
an ear of corn.
Awards and Recognition
Runner-Up, Creative Quarterly 60, 2020
Winner for Outstanding Artistry, Contributions and Academic Achievement, Dean's Award, 2019
Winner, NIU Artigras Poster Competition, 2019
Winner, NIU Artigras Poster Competition, 2018