Britta Teckentrup is a fine artist, writer and illustrator. A native of Germany, Britta moved to London, England in 1988 to study illustration and fine art at St. Martin's College and the Royal College of Art. Britta has written and illustrated dozens of picture books and has been published in over twenty countries. Her fine art work has been exhibited frequently in London galleries and at art fairs all over the world. Britta now lives and works in Berlin with her husband, son and their cat.