Trevor Lai

Trevor Lai is an award-winning author and illustrator who has created characters like Piggy, Tomo and BOOMi. Sharing his inspirational story and expertise with audiences ranging from elementary students through to adults, Trevor’s presentations offer a unique combination of his experiences as a former branding executive, animated film director, creator and entrepreneur. Trevor has presented hundreds of creative workshops, author talks and motivational presentations all across the world. He is also the founder of Up Studios, which was featured as one of the “Top 25 Animation Studios” in the world to watch by Animation Magazine. When he is not illustrating and developing stories Trevor loves to play ice hockey and travel around the world.

  • Tickets for BLF 2019 Events

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