Samantha Curcio is a Melbourne (Naarm) based illustrator and designer who creates colourful characters with cheeky charm. Her work is inclusive, vibrant, bold, positive and bright. She loves to make people smile by infusing humour into her illustrations.


Photo by Tatanja Ross

Her playful illustrations grace a diverse range of mediums, from children's clothing and stickers to prints, books, rugs, and even tampon boxes!

Sam’s book, Hello Every Body! published by Hardie Grant Kids, made the 2023 CBCA Book of the Year Notables list. Her retail products are currently stocked around Victoria, including Pinky’s Store Melbourne.

Her gifs on Giphy have been viewed over 101 million times (woah)!

Photos by Tatanja Ross