Ben Wood

Ben Wood has been an illustrator for over six years for publishing companies and design studios. He loves creating uniquely diverse characters and environments, using both traditional mediums and also digital tools. When he isn’t drawing, he also visits schools frequently, running cartooning and picture book workshops. Ben currently lives in Melbourne, and has a Tyrannosaurus rex living in his studio. Roar!

Published work includes:
Give Me A Home Among the Gumtrees, by Bob Brown and Wally Johnson, Scholastic Australia 2008
Big Bad Bushranger, by Bob Brown, Scholastic Australia 2009
Louie the Pirate Chef, by Simon Mitchell, Working Title Press 2010
The Head Hog, by Sally Murphy, Koala Books (release date to be announced.)