Babas are the best! The love of a grandmother is something special. Whether she makes favourite meals, sings songs, plays games, or simply cuddles her grandchildren on her lap, she is always sharing her love.
MARION MUTALA has a mad passion for the arts that inspires her unique stories, poetry and songs. Look for her national bestselling trilogy: Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Christmas, Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Easter and Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Wedding at a bookstore near you! www.babasbabushka.ca
Artist and illustrator Olha Tkachenko was born in Ukraine, a country of rich
art traditions. Having grown up in a family of artists, she began drawing and painting at a very young age. She received formal education at a fine arts school and has worked in the visual arts all her life, showing her works at art events in Canada, Ukraine, and France. In 2014, Olha moved with her family to Canada and enjoys the opportunity to continue her art in this beautiful country; the Ukrainian-Canadian community, and its focus on national heritage, has inspired new art projects.