Chris loved drawing from an early age, inspired by Saturday morning cartoons and Disney animated features. He went on to study art and design, followed by animation at university. After graduation, Chris worked as graphic designer and a 2d animator, before pursing his career in children’s publishing. Since gaining representation by The Bright Agency, he has illustrated more than 50 books worldwide. Chris illustrates picture books and fiction titles for a variety of publishers and lives and works in Harrogate, UK.