Illustrator Gallery - Gay McKinnon
Gay recently illustrated ‘The Smallest Carbon Footprint in the Land’ by Anne Morgan (IP Kidz, 2013) and two picture books about childhood in South Sudan (Anzoa Books, 2014). She has exhibited work at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content, won the CYA Illustration Prize and Omnibus books illustrated envelope competition, and received a special mention in the Kids Book Review picture book writing competition. Prior to illustrating books, Gay worked as a research scientist, glass artist and lecturer. She has held numerous exhibitions of her paintings and glass art, run a market stall and art gallery, and published scientific and travel articles. She lives in Tasmania, Australia.