I hope you enjoy this great interview with Illustrator Hazel Mitchell.
Back on February 2011, I featured Hazel on this blog. In that short time she has illustrated 14 books, attended conferences all over the world, conducted school visits, and maintains a strong social media presence. I’m really impressed. Thought you would be interested in seeing some of her work and sharing more of her journey. She has also agreed to send a lucky visitor a copy of her latest book ONE WORD PEARL.
Here is Hazel:
Drawing and horses were my great escapes as a youngster. I attended art college in my home country of England. When I left art college I ran away to sea and joined the Royal Navy – they taught me to be a graphic designer.
Now I’m doing what I’ve always dreamed of – illustrating and writing children’s books.
Originally I’m from Scarborough in Yorkshire, UK. I came America in 2000 and now I live and work in Maine. I still miss fish and chips and…
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