Natty The Orphan Mouse – Childrens Book Illustration
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After working on the redesign of celebrity bear Paddington last year, as part of a two woman dream team, I was asked to work on a heartfelt children’s book about adoption. What has this got to do with Paddington I hear you ask? Well it contains a couple of lovely kind bears, not unlike our dear Paddington, thats what.

In short, without giving the whole story away, a couple of cubless bears decide to adopt a delightful little white mouse. This will be an amazing and beautiful book when it is out later this year and one for your child’s bookshelf. I will keep you posted on the publishing date!

Joanna Scott
Hatfield, United Kingdom
Tel: 44(0)7957932476

Joanna has worked as an artist and illustrator for over twenty years with her work sold both nationally and internationally for clients ranging from Shreds for Harrods and Selfridg… Show more.

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