born to be creative.
Naava is an illustrator and painter with a passion for creating art about children.
Naava's illustrations of new mothers were used across branding and packaging for Milk Snob, makers of products for the modern parent, and had their debut on Shark Tank. Her art has been featured on social media by Pottery Barn Kids, Munchkin, Kardashian Kids and Huffington Post. Her paintings are in the private homes of Rachel Zoe and actress Mary McDonnell. In the world of publishing, her hand-lettering was used on the cover of the parenting book, Ramshackle Glam, published by Running Press.
After receiving her B.F.A from Alfred University, Naava worked as a Graphic Designer and Producer, honing her skills as a content creator for clients including PBS and Scholastic. She then spent many years teaching art in New York City and New Jersey.
Naava now happily lives and paints in Westchester, NY. She is in love with her two terrific kids, her wonderful husband, and Shea, the most loyal dog ever.