Marta Altés is the award-winning creator of My Grandpa, I am an Artist!, My New Home and The King Cat. She loves to tell stories and her love of illustration saw her study for a degree in Graphic Design in Barcelona. Marta moved to the UK to study for an MA in Children's Book Illustration at Cambridge School of Art (the best decision she ever made!) and graduated in 2011. Since then she has won the Read It Again! Award and the Nottingham Children's Book Award and her first book No! was shortlisted for the Waterstone's Picture Book Prize. Marta lives in London.
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by @martaltes - yesterday
Tomorrow I'll be at the Illustrators Christmas Fair sharing a stall with lovely friends @SharonKingChai and… https://t.co/TYvXYBzr01
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✨✨✨Such an honour! I was asked to illustrate this years letter to the Three Wise Men !!! With something very special in it. A space for the kids to ask for the books they want :) they'll be given away in all the libraries in Catalunya!!! You can also download it here http://biblioteques.gencat.cat/ca/detalls/Noticia/La-Carta-als-Reis
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262620790448990 - 17 days ago
Thanks to Tom my online shop is up and running now!!!! :)
I'm hoping to soon be uploading some more prints and original artwork :)
262620790448990 - 18 days ago
Little Monkey Book Launch in Cambridge in 2 weeks!! :)
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