Magnus Frederiksen is a Swedish illustrator and graphic designer of several years standing. He works as a teacher at Forsbergs School in Stockholm, where he teaches creative thinking, program technique and illustration. He has previously published the book Vaggar som viskar (Walls That Whisper), a photo book on abandoned houses. His skateboarding career was short, but his fascination for the speed and tricks lives on. The Skateboarding Coloring Book is his tribute to the life he never really led.