This self-taught artist was born in England, and immigrated to Canada with his family when he was five years. He was influenced by E. H. Shepard and books about the wild west. He has won many awards for his illustrations including the Governor General’s Award and the Prix d’Odyssée for Fidèles élephants an anti-war Japanese children’s story about saving elephants.
His work has appeared in the Montréal Museum of Fine Arts. He teaches in Montréal.
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Aunt Olga’s Christmas Postcards. Writ., Kevin Major. Groundwood Book/House of Anansi Press, 2005.
Aunt Olga’s Christmas Postcards. 2005: Dust jacket.