I've been working with children's books since 2017. I started collaborating with Brazilian small presses and last year I made the jump to international clients. I gotta be honest: it's not easy to manage your own business as an illustrator. And to be able to prospect your own clients is an even harder task.   Earlier this year my path crossed with Andy Wheeler, from Bear With Us Productions . I was searching for representation at the time, and he gave me the opportunity to send my work for evaluation. He gave me a positive answer, that we could work together, in the middle of the night. I couldn't help but to make a very silly dance, and I'm very lucky that my fiancĂ©e didn't recorded it. A few months later, I made a test for a book, and unfortunately my style wasn't what the author was looking