The magic is in the pencil, darling'
Kristel Steenbergen is an illustrator and graphic designer based in the Netherlands.  She was born in a small fishing village right on the coast of Kenya. Kristel has been traveling the globe ever since. She has lived in several African, Asian and European countries.
For the past years her work has been showcased in magazines, books, advertisement campaigns, packaging and anywhere else her creativity is needed. By merging pencil drawings and computer skills Kristel creates smooth-lined, colourful illustrations with a twist of humor. She's also a graphic designer for various Dutch fashion magazines. In a nutshell Kristel rocks her 'illustration boat' with passion.

illustration, art direction, graphic design