Nina is an award-winning fashion illustrator, graphic designer, and art instructor based in NYC. She is also the mother of two lovely children (9 and 3 years old). She graduated from New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology with a BA degree in fashion illustration and later received her MFA in illustration from California State University, Fullerton. She has illustrated many fashion and lifestyle books and magazines, including the Candy Apple book series for Scholastic. She also licenses her illustrations to paper product companies. You can find her popular “Accessorized” greeting card and stationery lines at shops such as Kate’s Paperie and Papyrus.
Nina has lectured at various art schools including the Fashion Institute of Technology, Parsons School of Design, the Art Institute of New York City, Columbia University, the Graphic Artists Guild, the Children’s Book Illustrator’s Group, and The Fashion Class.