Maisie Paradise Shearring

Maisie Paradise Shearring is an international award-winning illustrator from Hull.

Maisie studied illustration at Edinburgh College of Art, graduating in 2013. In 2015, Maisie graduated from Cambridge School of Art with a Distinction in an MA in Children's Book Illustration. Maisie's MA project, a graphic novel she wrote and illustrated, Susan's School Days, received the Bologna International Illustrators Award.

Maisie's work centres around children's book illustration. Clients include Two Hoots, Walker Books, Thames and Hudson, Barrington Stoke, Editions Sarbacane and Grupo SM.

Maisie's work has been exhibited internationally, including at the Slovak National Museum, Scottish National Gallery and Madrid Caixa Forum.

Alongside illustration, Maisie is a lecturer at Cambridge School of Art on the MA in Children's Book Illustration. She is also a tutor and co-founder of Orange Beak Studio.

She is represented by Paul Moreton at Bell Lomax Moreton Agency.