Jomike Tejido is an architect and award-winning illustrator and author who has made over 50 children’s books in his hometown in Manila. Some of which are Tagu-Taguan (Hide and Seek) (1st National Children’s book awards, Best Reads 2010), The Amazing Hat, and the Foldabots Toy Books. He has also worked with Oxford University Press, McGraw-Hill, and most recently, Scholastic. Jomike enjoys art inspired by nature and is reflective in his other venture as a painter on hand-woven mats. Apart from art, Jomike enjoys playing soccer, eating seafood, cooking and traveling to new places.|
Jomike lives in Manila, Philippines with his wife and baby daughter, Sophia.
Below are his most recent projects, My Daddy! My One and Only! by Zarah Gagatiga, Ang Madyik ni Paolo (Paolo's Magic), written by Glenda Oris, TAGU-TAGUAN (Tahanan Books), Si Maya, Ang Gaya-Gayang Buwaya: Maya, the Imitating Crocodile (Anvil Publishing Inc.), Yummy Fly Pie (Chikiting Books ) and Foldabots Toy Books.
See more of Jomike's art:
Jomike's personal website
Directory of Illustration