Julia Karlinsky

Author / Illustrator

Julia Karlinsky

Julia Karlinsky (Tikhonov) writes, draws, teaches art, works as a Russian interpreter and generally feels like an octopus on skis, constantly untangling herself, but still enjoying the process.
She writes children's books and is an Author / Illustrator of an upcoming picture book DON'T WATCH ME EAT, BABUSHKA! published by KWil Publishing, Spring 2020
You can see more of her work on
Instagram and Twitter: @juliakarlinsky


BFA at Carnegie-Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA


  • Children's books