Tina Perko was born in Ljubljana in 1971. She holds a Masters degree in fashion design from Instituto Marangoni in Milano, Italy. For the last 10 years she has been illustrating picture books and writing stories, and also been a contributor to children's magazines.
Today, Tina is a well-established Slovenian illustrator with many books published. She is represented by MIA Milan Illustration Agency (Switzerland), working for clients worldwide.