Anna-Maria is a full-time nerd and illustrator from Graz, Austria. She has published various comics,and is well known for her T-shirt designs covered with monsters, ninjas, wizards and other nonsense.
Anna-Maria Jung graduated in 2007 in “Multimedia Arts” at FH Salzburg. From 2009 – 2012 she studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York with the Fulbright Program completing a Master of Arts degree in Illustration. Since 2007 she has worked as a full-time freelance illustrator, and loves to create nerdy and cute cartoons, usually with a dash of dark humor.
Since 2009 she has created more than 250 fun and nerdy illustrations for the licensing market – her designs have sold up to a hundred thousand times on Threadless, Shirt.Woot, Teefury and many other platforms.
Beginning in 2012 she has created many illustrations for children’s books such as The Most Dangerous Book – Archery (Workman), Tinker Active Workbooks (Macmillan) and Creepy Cafetorium (Epic!).
In 2019, she illustrated 270 cards for the Movie Cliché Card Game created by German cartoonist Joscha Sauer which raised over 150, 000 USD on Kickstarter.
She is currently living and working in beautiful Graz, Austria, and continues to produce illustrations for children’s books, graphic novels, and apparel.