Donna Letterese is originally from New York, and has been living in L.A. for the past few years. She used to be a Manhwa comic book editor, and now works as an illustrator, writer, comics/handmade cartoon greeting card/polymer clay character creator, and she is also an educator. She teaches kids how to write and draw comics at the after-school programs of the Barnsdall Arts Center in L.A. and at the Meltdown Comic Book Store in West Hollywood. She also exhibits in juried and group gallery exhibitions.
Check out her story “The Nightingale and the Rose” in the Samurai: The Graphic Novel anthology, published by Hyperwerks, and the stories she illustrated for the Cities and War anthologies that are upcoming from Grayhaven Comics.