Aśka is an energetic children’s illustrator, storyteller and a science communicator who is a passionate advocate of visual literacy. She has illustrated nine published books and is a regular contributor to The School Magazine and other children’s publications. She is an active member of the children’s literature sector, holds the role of the Illustrator Co-ordinator in the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators – Australia West, as well as being a judge for the Make Your Own Storybook Competition, and a committee member for the Perth Comic Arts Festival. She is also a recipient of several Local Government Art Grants, prizes and the May Gibbs Fellowship. Aśka is always looking for new ways to tell stories with images be it through the mediums of comics, books or magazines. She also delivers engaging talks and workshops to schools across WA and abroad, as well as working on her graphic novel ideas.