About Atilio Pernisco
He has been a full time painter and illustrator for the past 15 years, working with such clients as the Walt Disney Company, Build-A-Bear Workshop and Trader Joes. He is a graduate of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena and Claremont Graduate University, lives in Los Angeles. He teaches at LACHSA, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Art Center College of Design and at the Conservatory of Fine Arts for the LAUSD program.

B.F.A. Art Center College of Design Spring 1992
M.F.A. Claremont Graduate University Spring 2012
Awards Include
Gold Medalist of the Moonbeam Children’s Book Award
Exhibitions Include
George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco-2012
Andlab Gallery, Los Angeles - 2006 
Haus Gallery, Pasadena - 2005 
Clients Include
Build-A-Bear Workshop
Walt Disney Company
Trader Joes

"We Love Octopus! It is an amazing community and art program!"-Camila 12
We are associated with
Art Center College of Design /Claremont Graduate University /Los Angeles County High School of the Arts