Claire Wendling was born in Carcassonne in 1967. Between 1989 and 1991, she won various prizes and awards for her published works, and was later hired as a Character Designer by Warner Brothers in 1997, where she worked on various animation projects. This was the beginning of her international career and recognition.
From 1998, she returned to France to continue work as an illustrator, publishing several illustration collections. She has worked as a Character Designer for Disney, and several other production companies in animation, as well as a Cover Artist for Marvel/DC Comics. She even created the poster for the call for applications for the Spectrum magazine in 2015.
She was awarded the Grand Prix of the Quai des Bulles Festival in Saint-Malo in 2001, and also won the award for best Graphic Designer at the Solies Festival in 2010.
She currently works as a character designer for Disney and various other producers in Animation, as well as Cover Artist for Marvel or DC comics.