Manuel Šumberac is a Croatian based illustrator and animator. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb where he was drawn towards the fascinating world of illustration. His work has been published and recognized in numerous book illustrations and book covers, such as Pinocchio, Snow White, The Night Before Christmas and Steampunk Frankenstein, amongst many others. Manuel creates his illustrations using digital techniques combined with traditional media.
Shortlisted for the North Somerset Teachers’ Book Awards 2020 with ‘Orphans of the Tide’, written by Struan Murray, published by Puffin.
House of Illustration Book Illustration Competition 2020 Longlist
iJungle Illustration Competition 2019 - Gold Medal