About the Illustrator

Carla Kaiser

photo of Carla standing in front of a gray brick wall. She is wearing a blue shirt and she has bangs.

All coloring books produced by mandalacoloringbooks.com are illustrated by Carla Kaiser. Carla is a 4th generation native of Alabama's Gulf Coast region, and is now a full time artist in Atlanta, Georgia. Carla has a bachelor of arts degree in Art Therapy from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama. She is now working on her master's degree in Instructional Design and Development at the University of Georgia. Carla is also a graduate of the NxLevel Micro-enterprise Development program, where she learned what it really means to be self-employed.

Carla practices yoga in the tradition of TKV Desikachar and is a Level II Reiki practitioner in the lineage of Usui Shiki Ryoho. Carla believes the creative process is healing and beneficial to all human beings. She hopes that her coloring books will serve as tools to help people connect to all of the benefits that creativity can offer.

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photo credit: Amy Hunsinger