Nicky Johnston, Illustrator & Author
Nicky Johnston is a Melbourne-based children’s book author and illustrator. Her recently published book, Grandma Forgets (with Paul Russell), was a CBCA Notable book. Nicky's illustration style is often described as whimsical, playful, narrative, emotive and dreamy. She mainly works in watercolour, ink, pencil and pastel and she is able to work in a variety of digital programs too. Her love of teaching sees her visiting many schools running a variety of illustration sessions and workshops. Nicky has a background in primary teaching and has been a teacher for over twenty years.