Lisa Kurt

Reno, NV, US


Lisa Kurt is an artist and illustrator living and working in the high desert mountains of Reno, NV. She specializes in children’s and editorial illustration and gallery shows. Originally from Massachusetts, she received her BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. She has shown in cities nationwide including New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Austin, and Reno.

Lisa works primarily with acrylics and mixed media; her work integrates maps and other ephemera within her paintings. Through her work, she explores stories that involve people, animals, and creatures in mysterious settings, often incorporating nature and the unexpected. Lisa’s work focuses on themes surrounding childhood, nature, memory, stories, allegory, and dreams.

Recipes By Lisa Kurt

Chocolate Chip Cookies by Lisa Kurt

Reno, NV, US


I couldn't resist crafting a chocolate chip cookie recipe with unanimous yeti approval! As part of the Crush Illustration Collective, we all challenged our group to come up with fun ways of making chocolate chip cookies. The yetis are very pleased with eating their very favorite cookies. Perhaps they will share...