Charlene Chua

Charlene Chua

Illustrator
Hamilton, ON
Biography

Charlene Chua grew up in Singapore, where she divided her time between drawing, reading comics and failing her Mandarin classes. She started her working life in 1998 as a web designer, and went on to become a senior graphic designer, web producer and interactive project manager. She decided to pursue illustration as a career in 2003, eventually moving over to full-time illustration in 2006. She moved to Canada with her husband in 2007.

Charlene now spends her days in Hamilton, ON, working on a variety of illustration projects. When not making art, she spends her time trying to teach her cat to walk upright. So far, she has not succeeded...