Olga Ptashnik

Olga Ptashnik is an award-winning Russian illustrator and artist. When she was a child she would skip solfeggio classes to draw boats in the sea. After an MD in biophysics, she chose illustration, has illustrated two books in Russia and is working on her first international project on the migation of swallows, with ornithologist Pavel Kvartalnov . She also teaches illustration at the university of Moscow.