Lia Frassineti is a children's illustrator from Rome, Italy. She specializes in fiction and educational books and has worked for both Italian and foreign publishers. Frassineti has loved drawing and painting since she was a child. In her illustrations she adopts a variety of techniques, such as acrylics or watercolor painting and digital Photoshop. Frassineti has illustrated scientific publications and teaches painting labs for primary school and high school students.