Anna-Karin Garhamn is an illustrator and textile designer trained at Konstfack in Stockholm. She was born in 1980 in Borås. In connection with her 2005 graduation exhibition she was asked to create illustration for the book We think of you, grandfather ! It became her debut book as a children's book illustrator and since then there have been many more books, for example, Everyone wants food! Tove Jansson, Fiepe Westendorp, Marc Boutavant, Gunilla Hansson and Ilon Wikland are some of Anna Karin's role models in the children's world.
Anna-Karin currently lives in Belgium with her family. In her spare time, Anna-Karin plays Roller Derby in Gent’s Go-Go-Rollergirls A team.