Helène Magisson

Helène Magisson started her artistic career as a painting restorer in Paris, where she was also trained in the art of medieval illumination. Helène has lived in Africa, France and India and she is now settled in Brisbane with her family. In 2013, Helène started a new career in children's book illustration. Since then, she has illustrated several books including classics such The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco and more contemporary stories like Slowly! Slowly! by T.M. Clark, which was a CBCA 2018 Notable picture book of the year.