Michelle Breen is a Designer and illustrator based in the North West of England. She loves baking scones, long walks in the woods with her family, Dogs, paint and Pizza. Michelle works from home in a loft conversion studio, where she gets to design and draw lovely things all day while listening to audiobooks.
Michelle originally graduated as a graphic designer many moons ago and for over a decade worked as an in house designer for a large imports/ export company in Manchester. She has over 17 years of industry experience in Stationery, Homewares, Gift products, Greetings Cards, and Children’s book illustration.
Michelle finds inspiration everywhere from her father in laws garden to colouring in with her children. She loves to work in a range of techniques which include coloured pencils, ink, and on a Mac, she has even Incorporated photographs from her real-life into her artwork. She loves to try out new techniques and can be found experimenting and drawing in her sketchbooks most nights after her children are asleep in bed.