Vanja Kragulj

Calgary, Canada

Vanja Kragulj initially began her creative journey in 2006 in graphic design and in 2016 transitioned to full-time illustration. Her focus has been in illustration for the children’s industry, including children’s publishing, stationary, toys and games. Throughout this time, she has had the pleasure of working with many international clients including Hallmark UK, Scholastic, Galison Mudpuppy, Owl Kids, and Highlights for Children! Vanja’s illustration work is largely inspired by her background in graphic design and is known for its bold colour palette and whimsical style that appeals to children and adults alike. Her desire to create work for the public realm stems from her interest in playing with scale and colour to create beautiful and fun spaces for the public to enjoy.