“Tabakh’s beautiful digital illustrations … appear hand-drawn, using a painterly style with vivid textures that encourage young readers to pore over the details.”

Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


Welcome! My name is Ekaterina (Katya) Tabakh, and I’m very glad to be working in the field of fine art and children’s book illustration. I am the First-Place Winner of the SCBWI 2017 Tomie dePaola Illustration Award. My Papa My Prince picturebook with my illustrations received a Starred review and it was also recognized as one of the Best Indie Books of the Year 2022 by Kirkus Reviews.