About the Artist
Tatyana Starikova is an experienced illustrator, specializing in art for children’s books, magazines and merchandise. She was born in Ukraine, where she grew up and received a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and Education at Chernihiv State University. She taught art to students in elementary and middle school before moving to America. Tatyana has more then ten years experience working as an artist at a gift and party goods company, graphic arts studios as well as freelance. She enjoys illustrating using both digital and traditional media.