Jane Porter is an author and illustrator with an MA in Illustration and Animation from Kingston University and is a winner of The London Book Fair Illustration Prize. Jane has created a number of picture books including Pink Lion and This Rabbit, That Rabbit (Walker) and, with author Paul Stewart, Brian the Brave (Otter Barry Books). She has also illustrated a wide range of projects and designed activity trails for organisations such as London Zoo, The National Trust, English Heritage, the V & A and Kensington Palace among others. She runs creative workshops and art projects for children and schools and teaches illustration at Putney School of Art. She is a Visiting Lecturer on the MA Illustration programme at the University of Hertfordshire.
A keen environmentalist (and particularly passionate about rivers) Jane has a degree in Geography from Oxford University and a diploma from Birkbeck in Ecology and Conservation, and devotes any free time she has to hands-on conservation volunteering work. She lives and works in London.
Agent: Philippa Milnes-Smith