Yana Kazakova (1986) was born in Pleven. She completed her education in Sofia – first, the class for graphic arts at
the High School for Fine Arts “Ilia Petrov”, followed by a Bachelor's degree in
Illustration and Book Design at The National Academy of Arts and a Master's
degree in Illustration and Graphic Techniques at the New Bulgarian University. Since then she works as a freelance illustrator and
prizes highly her own artist’s point of view.