Emma Stuart has been illustrating Children’s books for the past 18 years. In this time she has illustrated over 100 books and has been published by Hachette, New Frontier, Little steps, Brolly Books and Book Group. Emma works primarily with water colours, but also works with acrylics, oils, pen and ink and pencil. Her characters are full of life and bring a real sense of ‘light heartedness’ to the reader. Emma can work in a large range of genre’s and styles, from highly detailed realism to simple character based illustration. Recent acknowledgements include “International book awards FINALIST” for “Climb” (written by Caroline Tuohey) 2014. Shortlisted for Australia’s “Speech Pathology” book of the year awards 2013. “Luerzer’s Archive magazine” to appear in “Best 200 Illustrators worldwide” 13/14issue. As well as illustration, Emma also exhibits work regularly.