Kristina Digman was born in Gothenburg in 1959. After studying at a number of art schools in Stockholm and at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, she has worked as a painter, sculptor and graphic designer. She has also done restorative work.
She made her debut as a children’s book illustrator in 2001 and since then has worked solely as an illustrator. Of Astrid Lindgren’s books, Kristina Digman has illustrated the picture-book Peter and Petra (2007), a story first published in the textbook Nils Karlsson-Pyssling (1949).