Leanne Coelho is a children's illustrator and member of the SCBWI and the AOI with over 15 years' experience in illustration and 10 years in graphic design working in

design studios and as a freelance artist. Leanne studied graphic design in London and completed a course in picture book writing and illustrating through Curtis Brown Creative. Working from a cosy studio in Hertfordshire, UK (usually with a cat on her lap), she loves drawing quirky, whimsical characters. You can find more of her work on her website www.leannecoelho.co.uk