About me

Joanne Wong is an illustrator & children’s author from a small town near London UK, now residing in the sub-tropical countryside of Hong Kong where she lives with her husband and pet rabbit. Spending her days painting, scribbling new picture book ideas and avoiding mosquitos as well as the large crowds of the city.

Working as an Art educator on a part time basis, she runs art classes for children and adults in the New territories HK. Have a look at her kid’s classes here. 

Joanne was picked to be a 2017 Winner of WNDB Illustration Mentorship, she is currently being mentored by the award winning picture book maker, Jessixa Bagley.  

An active member of HK SCBWI, Joanne is also the organiser of an Illustration Meet up group, HK ILLO. Her debut book ‘Mollie, Fluffy & the Magic Shell’ is out on Amazon and Woods in the Books in Singapore.

Joanne received a MA in Illustration from University of Arts London at Camberwell.