Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five. She received a diploma in Classical Animation from Sheridan College, and currently  works at Laika Inc. in Portland, Oregon drawing storyboards  for feature animation. 

She has done illustration work for clients such as Nickelodeon,  Sony Computer Entertainment, and Simon & Schuster.  Her first graphic novel, Anya's Ghost, was published in 2011 by First Second Books.

She loves knitting, baking, and trying not to kill her plants.  She hopes you are enjoying looking at her drawings!

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