Aehee Shin '10, '13 was born in Oklahoma, USA in 1986. When she was five, her family returned to South Korea and lived in Seoul for while. She returned to America in 2006, and attained a BFA in Illustration at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA).
Since she graduated in 2010, she has worked as a freelance illustrator in Korea. Her first book ‘Red String’ was published in September 2011. Recently, she entered the MFA Illustration Practice program at MICA. She has a passionate interest in making unique characters and refreshing stories, sharing messages of love, relationship, and hope.