Author & Illustrator

Rosie Wellesley

Rosie Wellesley studied at L’École des Beaux Arts in Aix en Provence and at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art in Oxford. She received her postgraduate diploma from Royal Drawing School in London. She is the creator of the popular Hedgehog series. Rosie lives on the Welsh borders where she works as an author-illustrator, and also a medical doctor.

Website

https://rosiewellesley.com/
Most Recent Book
The Itchy-Saurus book

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Insights

Do you have any favorite memories of childhood reading?

Yes: Spitting at the illustrations of the White Witch in 'The Lion and The Witch and The Wardrobe'

What do you hope young readers experience from your work?

Curiosity, colour and joy!

What do you do when you're in need of some inspiration?

Drink coffee and draw the dog.

picture Books

The Itchy-Saurus book
The Itchy-Saurus
The Very Hungry Hedgehog book
The Very Hungry Hedgehog
Wide-awake Hedgehog book
Wide-awake Hedgehog
Wide-awake Hedgehog book
Wide-awake Hedgehog
Moonlight Bear book
Moonlight Bear
The Very Helpful Hedgehog book
The Very Helpful Hedgehog
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