Da allora ha pubblicato svariati libri per bambini con case editrici in Portogallo, Brasile ed Italia.
Ha vissuto in Brasile, in Africa, in Portogallo ed in Italia tra Piacenza, Palermo, Torino e Genova.
Ora vive in provincia di Pavia...
Simona Traina was born in Milan on 1972
She graduated in Palermo in 1991 and in 1995 she graduated in "illustration" from the "Istituto Europeo di Design" of Turin.
She attended specialization courses of watercolour and mixed technique with artists Arcadio Lobato and Svjetlan Junakovic in Sármede in 1999, 2000, 2001.
Till then she has Illustrated several children books for the publishing houses "Nova Gaia", "Livro Directo", "Ambar", "Campo das Letras" and "Sirius"of Porto (Portugal), for "Nova fronteira" and "Cia das Letrinhas" of São Paulo (Brazil) and for "ELI-La spiga" (Italy).
In 2014 she has been to Rio de Janeiro to collaborate with her illustrations to the short movie "O mar de Teresa", that was originally a children book written by journalist Dilea Frate.