Sergio began illustrating covers for books when he
came right out of Parsons School of Design in 1982.
Semi-retired and living in the Bay Area, he has worked
as an illustrator of young adult books for a number of
children publishers. A list that includes American Girl
Mystery Novels, The Karate Club by Puffin Books,
Jennie McGrady Mystery Series by Bethany House, and
other kids books as well as hundreds of western novels for
Penguin Books. He's authored and illustrated a children's
picture book, "Welcome." It can be viewed here on his website.
Other clients have included, Harper Collins Publishers,
Avon Books, Random House, Scholastic Books and Catstudio.
Most of his illustrations are created using and combining
traditional media with contemporary apps, with a decided
preference for working in watercolors.