Emma Calder was born in London. She studied Graphic design at The Royal College of Art. Whilst at the RCA she began making animated films, including the cult 80’s classic Madame Potato. After college she set up a studio producing Graphic design, illustration for magazines and work for pop videos and commercials. She co-founded Pearly Oyster Productions making many successful and award winning animated films and commercials, including The Queen’s Monastery (BBC). She also collaborated with the author Carolyn Hink on four books for children which she will design and illustrate. The first book Miss Louise Goes to Paris was published by Quercus Books. Her next book Moody Sticker Book was published by Thames and Hudson and Paper Angels was published in October 2010 by Bloomsbury. She lives in Brixton with her partner and two children.
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The children are getting ready for Christmas, but bedtime arrives before they get to choose which very special angel to put on the top of the tree …So, while the children sleep, the angels work together to make this the best Christmas tree ever! With angels to cut out and decorate, this is the perfect companion book for the run-up to Christmas.
PUBLICATION DATE: October 2010