THELMA MURAIDA, an accomplished designer and artist, illustrated Clara and the Curandera / Clara y la curandera (Piñata Books, 2001), My Big Sister / Mi hermana mayor (Piñata Books, 2012) and Cecilia and Miguel are Best Friends / Cecilia y Miguel son mejores amigos (Piñata Books, 2014). She has designed several book covers and illustrated articles for national publications. She currently lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband and two dogs. Art, music and dance are always alive in their home, and their three children have appreciated and incorporated them into their lives.
Learn more at thelmamuraida.com.