Although Susana Carvalhinhos was born in Lisbon, it was abroad that she began illustrating. Japan, Switzerland, USA and Brazil are some of the countries where she has worked. Besides illustrator, she also works in comics and tilework. She has colaborated with the Museum of Marionettes, Pato Lógico, Diário de Notícias, Time Out, Winged Wheel, Paez, among others.
Susana Carvalhinhos illustrated Alfredo Keil, our country first, with text of José Fanha, from the collection Great Portuguese lives, a co-edition Pato Lógico/INCM.