Joanna Vander Vlugt is an illustrator and book designer at The Self-Publishing Agency (TSPA). As a teenager, she drew charcoal portraits and wrote mysteries. Under the pseudonym Joanna Szasz, her short mysteries Egyptian Queen and The Parrot and Wild Mushroom Stuffing were published in a Canadian mystery anthology. Her personal essay, No Beatles Reunion was published in the Dropped Threads 3: Beyond the Small Circle anthology. Joanna has always been intrigued by fashion illustrations. Instead of charcoal pencils, she switched mediums and now creates fashion and motorcycle illustrations using Copic markers. Joanna has been commissioned to create motorcycle and car illustrations. Her art is collected by private collectors world-wide.