Jools Bentley, winner of the Macmillan Prize for illustration, is a graduate of the prestigious Anglia Ruskin MA in Children's Illustration. Her background is art and drama, she has studied fine art, trained as an art teacher, ran a touring theatre company, created art and drama workshops for schools, she also teaches printmaking - and as if that wasn't enough, she has also been on TV and shared screen time with Brad Pitt in Interview With the Vampire (if you blink you will miss her). Working with children and having three of her own inspired Jools to write and illustrate her picture book debut, Hippopandamouse. She lives by the sea in Broadstairs, Kent with her husband and children.
RT @jerwoodgallery: Forthcoming creative adult workshop with @jowilliamson_ tickets to go on sale soon. Watch this space... https://t.co/h4…
by @joolsbentley - 2 days ago
RT @jowilliamson_: I'm soooo excited that my advance copies of 'Cat in a box' have arrived. Due out in July. Thanks @PauliinaPopcorn x http…
@jowilliamson_ @PauliinaPopcorn Absolutely gorgeous Jo! X
@ThisIsLiamM You are so welcome! 😀 I had such a fab time visiting @CrosshallJunior school! Amazing school, wonderful children 😊
by @joolsbentley - 6 days ago
@tinyrexwrecks @heyimjarvis It was lovely Meg, and your speech went down very well too 😀
by @joolsbentley - 10 days ago
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