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Anna Chernyshova

Anna Chernyshova Illustrates Calm Down, Cooper!

Brooms and dustpans at the ready - it's time for some canine chaos in Calm Down, Cooper! a witty rhyming romp written by best-selling...

Penguin and Moose Illustrated by Anna Chernyshova

All the way from state side comes and utterly charming picture book illustrated by Anna Chernyshova publishing in America with Worthy...

Step-by-Step how to draw Santa with Anna Chernyshova

Learn to draw Santa with illustrator Anna Chernyshova with this easy to follow step-by-step guide inspired by the characters in Santa...

Catch That Egg Illustrated by Anna Chernyshova

Spring is in the air in Catch That Egg! and there's a flurry of baby animals including Floppit and his gigantic furry bunny feet bouncing...

Anna Chernyshova

Anna Chernyshova

A former student on the prestigious Cambridge School of Art’s MA, Anna has quickly become a go-to artist for commercial picture books with mass appeal but she is equally at home drawing for early reader fiction books. Her talent for creating delightful character designs has also made her work popular with packaging and design clients worldwide. Anna’s loose illustration style, confident strokes and vibrant colour palette have been heavily influenced by the work of American and Soviet illustrators from the 1950’s. Her mischievous young daughter and the family dog inspire her daily and are often the source of her own developing story ideas.

Anna continues to enjoy experimenting with a variety of mixed media and textures that she combines digitally for her professional work. As a keen sketcher, Anna can often be found in the places surrounding her Cambridge home in search of nature and wildlife with her trusty sketchbook.

Anna’s already prodigious list of children's books include Catch That Egg, Santa Selfie, a series of Laugh Out Loud Joke books and Calm Down, Cooper! Anna is prolific on Instagram and Twitter where you will find an abundance of adorable creatures and some wonderful animated book trailers.

Clients

  • Aardman Animations
  • Betty Miller
  • Buster Books
  • Harper Collins
  • Macmillan Children's Books
  • Oxford University Press
  • Scholastic Children's Books
  • Stripes Books
  • Two Lions Publishing
  • Worthy Publishing

Portfolio