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Pam Royds on Grasmere , 1971 with Sally Christie, children’s author and daughter of Philippa Pearce. I was just twenty two when I fir...

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My blog is about writing and illustrating children's books which I have been doing since 1974. www.gillianmcclure.com has all my books. I also have another blog: www.paulcoltman.blogspot.com where I publish my father's poems.

Wednesday, 3 March 2010


When I first painted Granny in Selkie my editor Penny Walker at Doubleday found her too thin and her nose and chin too angular.
She asked me to make changes and Granny ended up a plumper and more comfortable character.

Now that I'm a granny, I've become my own editor when it comes to drawing  grannies. Now I like to draw my grannies younger and a little more glamorous.

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