Lisa Stickley

Children's Author/Illustrator

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Passionate about designing and creating, Lisa originally founded Lisa Stickley in 1999 selling product and working in collaboration with the likes of Liberty, Tate, Burberry, Boots and Hankyu & Isetan in Japan.

Lisa trained as a printed textile designer graduating from Central Saint Martins in 1999 and The Royal College Of Art in 2002, and has sold home-wear product and accessories all over the world.

Lisa currently lives, and works, as a designer and author-illustrator in the leafy lanes of South East London with her husband and daughters. Here she can indulge her love for homemaking, doodling and buttery cabbage. Her first two children’s books, Handstand and My New Room, have been published by Pavilion Books.

Upcoming Publications:

Bernard Makes A Splash! (5th September 2019, Tate Publishing)

WILL BERNARD EVER GET OVER HIS NERVES AND SHOW EVERYONE WHAT HE CAN DO? Bernard has been the swimming pool manager for a long time, and practices his diving at night when no one else is around. When his swimming pool holds a contest for high-diving hounds from around the world, he hopes that he can work up enough courage to compete. This lovely story from the author of The Wobbly Waitress is a heart-warming tale about trying new things, even when we might need a bit of help to find the courage to do it. * Gives readers the positive message that all you need is a little bit of courage and self-confidence and you can do anything * A distinct and humerous rhyming text about the difficulties of putting yourself out there and trying something new * Lisa Stickley's fun and colourful illustrations bring her wonderful characters to life * Lisa Stickley was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Children's Book Award 2018

Latest Publications:

bake like mummy (7th March 2019, Boxer Books)

Poppy loves to dress like mummy especially when she can choose all her favourite patterns. A beautiful, large format book with a synthetic fabric cover.