Cayla Samano is a Michigan native, artist and designer. Her work includes an eclectic range of murals, logos, private commissions and book illustrations. She has been a working artist in the community since 2002.
In 2014 she launched the creation of her own greeting card brand, Le Curious Rabbit. In 2018 her first full length children’s book “How to Meet a Forest” will be published by the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy.
Cayla has a Bachelor's degree in Fine Art (and half a masters in Illustration) and a teaching certification from Eastern Michigan University. She taught K-8th grade art for eight years, and now teaches illustration and drawing at the Ann Arbor Art Center. In addition to being an artist, Cayla is also the first certified Forest Therapy Guide in Southeast Michigan. Her artwork often reflects her love of nature.