She is the youngest illustrator to win the Grigor Vitez Award in Croatia, and has also won the Welcome Award for the Best New Illustrator presented by the Association of Visual Artists of Croatia, as well as the award given by the public at the Interliber Bookfair.
books featuring her illustrations have been published by Random House,
Scholastic, Campbell, Child's Play among others, and she has also illustrated
cards for UNICEF.
When she is not illustrating, Sanja enjoys painting, designing children's furniture, photography and travelling.