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Ambika Sambasivan

New York, USA

Ambika Sambasivan is an illustrator-by-accident. She loves working with craft paper and creates distinctive, colorful collages. Her portfolio is also peppered with some pen-and-ink artwork and a dash of Copic coloring, but what’s art without some spice?


Zigzag and Other Stories (Cover & Interior Art, 2012; Scholastic India)

The Tiger Eaters (Picture Book, 2012; Karadi Tales)

8563 (Picture Book, 2012; Karadi Tales

Ten (Cover Art, 2012; Scholastic India)

Bye, Bye, Motabhai! (Picture Book, 2013; Yali Books/Sambasivan & Parikh)

Jaipur Jamboree (Picture Book, 2015; Yali Books/Sambasivan & Parikh)

A Puzzling Tour of India (Activity Book, 2016; Yali Books/Sambasivan & Parikh)

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