Nastja Holtfreter is an illustrator, writer and surface designer. 

She is especially known for her children's books which have been translated in many languages and are available in USA, England, France, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Poland, China, Estland, South Afrika and Netherlands. 

Her colorful, cute and funny designs have also appeared on a wide range of products worldwide, including greeting cards, paper goods, stationary, giftware, wall art and games. 

Her work is inspired by animals, nature, her two daughters and traveling.

She lives with her family in Berlin and on weekends in their cottage at the lake.





Magellan Verlag, Sauerländer Verlag, moses. Verlag, Grätz Verlag, 

Unicef, Carlsen, inkognito, Rannenberg & friends and more



Design House Greetings (USA), Papyrus (USA), Aquarupella (France), 

Larousse (France), Alma (Spain)