Lara lives and works in Bristol. She studied illustration at Falmouth University, graduating in 2013.
Lara illustrated Carol Ann Duffy’s 2016 Christmas poem, The King of Christmas, published by Picador. Her first non-fiction book for children, The Night Flower, was published by Big Picture Press (Templar) in 2018. She has illustrated a beautiful gift edition of Silent Night for Frances Lincoln, to be published in Autumn 2018.