Ze woont tegenwoordig in Toronto, (Canada)
met haar partner Danny, en haar zoon Thomas.
"I love to draw people, which more or less
determined that I would become an illustrator."
Hans Christian Anderson's “The Wild Swans”
Boeken die ze illustreerde zijn oa.
-Children's Classics to Read Aloud,
-A Dictionary of Fairies,
-Goodnight my Angel,
-The Iron Wolf,
-The Wild Swans,
The World's Most Beautiful Stamp for the British Post Office.
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"I work in colored pencil and use friends and family as
my models − the princess is my friend's daughter, Charlotte
and the prince is my son Tom. I place great emphasis on the costume detail as I have a passion for costume and history
and I want to convince the reader that these are real people."
"I think my work is quite traditional. I was heavily influenced
by old picture books illustrated by Rackham, Dulac and
Heath-Robinson that my mother bought me from jumble-sales."