Fuuji Takashi is a children’s book illustrator and character designer from the Philippines. She is best known for illustrating Kailyn Lowry’s first children’s book, Love is Bubblegum. She is also noted for her works on children’s books featuring diverse characters. For her works in international publications, Fuuji has been featured in the local news in the Philippines. Her illustrations have been published in both digital media and print around the world. Fuuji’s love for art justified her shift of career from a professional nurse to an artist. While she considers nursing a noble job, nothing fulfills her more than being able to create and bring joy to people through her art. Her greatest creative influences are Ghibli and Disney films. In her spare time, she likes singing, cooking and taking long peaceful walks.