Mandy Stanley is an award-winning illustrator, author and designer who has published more than 200 picture, story and activity books for children. One of her most popular picture book characters is ‘Lettice Rabbit’ published by Harper Collins.
Before discovering her passion for writing and illustrating children’s books, Mandy worked in the fashion industry, designing clothes, toys and nursery products. She still uses her 3D design skills, learnt from her fashion training, in the design of her books and hand-made toys.
As well as authoring and illustrating her own books, Mandy offers freelance professional illustration for publishers and runs workshops and talks for schools aimed at both primary and secondary classes.