About the Author
David Polonsky graduated from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. His illustrations have appeared in most of Israel’s leading newspapers and magazines, and he was the art director and lead artist for the Oscar-nominated Waltz with Bashir. He has illustrated a number of children’s books, and received the Israel Museum Ben-Yitzhak Award for the Illustration of Children’s Books in 2004 and 2008. Since 1999 he has taught animation and illustration at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design.