Katarzyna Bogucka was born in 1985, graduated from the Mikołaj Kopernik University in Toruń and specialised in painting. Her main job is illustrating children books. In 2013 she was awarded the special prize at the Nami Island International Illustration Concours for picture book illustrations in Seoul and was selected for the Bologna Illustrator Exhibition. In 2015 her book “Wytwórnik Kulinarny” (“Culinary Notebook”), co-authored with Szymon Tomiło, got a special distinction at the Book&Seeds Bologna Ragazzi Award in Bologna. In the same year she got a gold medal at the 2015 Satyrykon festival in Legnica. She also creates illustrations for various magazines, clothing labels and commercial clients.