Dawn Austin is an award-winning illustrator.


Born in the UK, of mixed parentage, she draws upon her east & west heritage to inspire her.


She has been working in the international illustration field for 15+ years, illustrating for various different disciplines such as advertising, corporate branding, conceptual character design, publishing houses, editorial, fashion and film. She has written tutorials for digital artistry magazines and has designed artwork to launch new products.


She is a Digital Art Director for a progressive photography company & currently resides in Hong Kong.


A versatile artist, she has worked in a variety of mediums and styles.


Clients include:

Oxford University Press


Simon & Shuster

Corel Painter Magazine

The Wall Sound Studio


Toni & Guy

Brilliance Audio

Realtime Worlds

USA Volleyball



Hong Kong Tatler



Her favourite color is green and she collects 80’s vintage toys.