Marion Mutala has a master’s degree in educational administration and taught for 30 years. With a passion for the arts, she loves to write, sing, play guitar, travel and read. Marion is the author of the bestselling award-winning children’s books, Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Christmas, Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Easter, Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Wedding, and Kohkum’s Babushka: A Magical Métis /Ukrainian Tale<.i>. She is also the author of Grateful, The Time for Peace is Now, Ukrainian Daughter’s Dance (a poetry collection), and More Babas Please! Visit her website at: www.babasbabushka.ca.
Olha Tkachenko is a Ukrainian-Canadian artist and illustrator from Toronto, Ontario. Olha began doing freelance book illustrations in 2008, and has participated in art shows in Ukraine, Canada, and France. She moved with her family to Canada in 2014, where she founded her company, Little Big Me, and happily creates art full time. Connect with Olha online: www.sonyaolee.net, www.littlebig.me and www.instagram.com/littlebig.me.