Taisa Borges, born in Brazil is an artist and illustrator. Having received many prizes and represented Brazil in the Bologne children's book fair, Taisa Borges's illustrations are published by several Brazilian publish houses: Peirópolis, Biruta, Brasiliense and Panda Books. Toghether with Peirópolis Publishers, she has launched four "picture books". Taisa has had her art and design formation in Paris at the French École des Beaux-Arts and Fashion Desing Academy, Studio Berçot. In Brazil she worked many years making textile patterns as freelancer for several fashion company's as well as for her own company 'Motivos Brasileiros'. Taisa has done many graphic design works, and currently is active as illustrator of childrens books, fashion magazines.