Cheryl Orsini taught herself to draw as a little girl. She grew a little taller, studied Visual Communications at UTS in Sydney and finally, when she could grow no more, she started illustrating children's books, magazines and decorating a great many peg dolls! She has illustrated over 20 picture books including Caravan Fran
(Lothian Books/Hachette Australia), The Tales of Mrs Mancini
(ABC Books) The ABC Book of Cars
, Trains, Boats and Planes
(ABC Books), and Pom Pom, Where Are You?
(Viking/Penguin). Her illustrations are also sought after by Australian magazines including Gardening Australia
and The School Magazine
. Cheryl lives in Sydney, with her husband and daughter. For more visit www.cherylorsini.com