Brizida Magro is a Boulder, Colorado-based illustrator. Raised by her grandmother, she spent her childhood in a small Portuguese fishing town. Growing up, they would often make things by hand as a family. She enjoys simplicity, paper collage, wee characters, vibrant colors and all things patterns. She is the Illustrator of published and forthcoming picture books from HarperCollins, Walker Books, Knopf, Scholastic/Alison Green Books and Nancy Paulsen Books.