Emily Rose Russo is a character designer, poet, author, and artist. Creative, ingenuitive, and tenacious, she is a recent graduate of the Hartford Art School, with minors in animation, English, and art history. She is an illustrator and character designer who plans to create video games with her brother. Her favorite cartoon is Winnie the Pooh and her favorite video game is Zelda: Twilight Princess.
Emily Russo graduated magna cum laude from the Hartford Art School in the Honors Program.
Selected to represent the Hartford Art School at the 2020 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, before it was cancelled due to COVID-19.
Recipient of the 2020 Douglas Brassil Horak Memorial Award.