Kristel Steenbergen is an illustrator and graphic designer based in Haarlem, 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 10 years she has been working for magazines, book publishers 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.