Elena Knecht was born in 1995 in Baden, near Zurich. At the age of 17, she attended the "Preliminary Course" at the F + F School of Art and Design and then worked as a graphic designer for four years. Now she is studying Illustration at the HSLU in Lucerne. Her goal is to live in Amsterdam after her studies and to work as a full-time illustrator.
"My style is very colorful and playful. I've been drawing on the iPad since 2018. During my studies, I'm very happy to try out new techniques analogously."