Anastasia Bukhnina spent her childhood in Russia. From the age of four she developed a passion for drawing, which led her to study at an art school.Through-out her life she would often be seen with pencils in her hands.
After graduating from university, she joined an advertising agency as a graphic designer, however she kept her passion for drawing and continued to develop it though various courses in illustration.
After the birth of her child, following her heart, she became interested in children’s illustration and devoted herself entirely to children’s book illustration. She has chosen traditional drawing techniques, which are implemented in digital format.
After leaving Russia, Anastasia lived in Austria and Great Britain. She has now made Vienna her home, where she lives with her husband, son and cat, who are the main source of her inspiration.