Margarida Eloy was born in 1993 in Almada. she's the person behind Gambuzino, an authorial brand of children's illustration that explores the universe of fables, as well as an autobiographical dimension of the author. Despite being trained in the artistic area of photography and curatorship, Margarida is totally self-taught when it comes to illustration techniques. What drives her is her taste for drawing and creating characters. She currently works in a museum, and for the rest of her time she's a freelance illustrator.