Paula has been writing and illustrating for avery long time. Her parents still own anearly original illustrated poem, the shortbut pithy ‘Pin In Tin’ (age 4). She went onto study illustration at degree and MA levelat the Cambridge School of Art. She iscurrently a visiting lecturer on the Children’s Book Illustration MA there. In 2007 Paula was the first illustrator-in-residence at the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre in Great Missenden, Bucks.