Charla Pettingill was born and raised in East Tennessee. She earned her B.F.A. and M.A. in Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia.
Charla is now an internationally-published illustrator working in both watercolor and digital media. She creates artwork that is elegant, feminine, and colorful in appearance. She is currently available for freelance illustration and is seeking representation by an illustration agent.
Charla resides just outside of Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and cat. When she isn\'t illustrating, Charla enjoys painting, writing, and making jewelry. She is presently working on her own line of greeting cards and stationery as well as several children\'s book concepts.