Connie Manna was born and raised in New York and earned her BFA from the School of Visual Arts. As a freelance illustrator, she has worked for such diverse clients as medical magazines, advertising agencies, book publishers, general interest magazines and computer software companies.
Ms. Manna has had several one woman shows. She has also participated in several group exhibitions in New York and the tri-state area as well as Washington DC. Her work is prominently featured in an article in The New York Times. She is an Art Instructor at the Guilford Art Center in Guilford, CT and her pet portraits are currently on display at the Geary Gallery in Darien, CT.