Farida khalil she was born in Bern, Switzerland in 1986, Farida spent most of her early life abroad before settling in Egypt in 2004. She studied animation at the Fine Arts Faculty in Cairo. She started drawing comics in 2011 with her first mini-comics called "Some1". That same year she started contributing to the “Ghazali Children” project published by US based house Fons Vitae as an illustrator.
Farida also owns and manages a book room where she sells comics and graphic novels from the US and the UK.