ITEM: Signed original illustration by Jane Hissey
DETAIL: The image is a signed original piece of artwork (coloured pencils) of Ruby the Mouse from Jane’s latest title in the much-loved Old Bear series, Ruby, Blue and Blanket.
BIO: Jane Hissey’s beautifully illustrated picture books have been loved by children around the world for over 25 years. Her first book, Old Bear, was proclaimed a new children’s classic and since then Jane has gone on to write, and illustrate, over 20 more picture books. Jane has three grown-up children, Owen, Alison and Ralph, and lives in East Sussex with her husband Ivan, who is also an illustrator.