Mio Matsumoto grew up in Kobe and graduated from Kingston University with a degree in Illustration and from the Royal College of Art with a MA in communication art and design in UK. She built up her drawing style based on the observation of things around her. Using smooth pen work, she draws portraits of everyday life and ordinary people.
She enjoys working in various fields such as advertising, editorial and fashion.
Mio is currently living and working in Tokyo, whereshe always finds great inspiration..