Alexandra Vangsnes is an artist, writer, folklorist, and librarian originally from northern Virginia and currently based in Paris, France. She draws inspiration for her creative work from world mythology, legends, folklore, folk magic, traditional crafts, and the tarot. Her zines, art prints, and other illustrated items are available on Etsy.

Alexandra’s writing and artwork has appeared in Seymour and Join the Dots Zine. Her crossword puzzles have been published in Join the Dots Zine. She also plays bass guitar and sings in an as-yet-unnamed surf garage rock band.

Alexandra holds a bachelor’s degree in religion from Harvard University.