About The Illustrator

Liesl Bell is a full-time illustrator, graphic designer and mother of one little boy. She lived and worked in New York for 13 years where she launched her illustration career by doing work for IBM and Xerox. She has since moved back to South Africa where she runs a guesthouse and works from home. Her passion is illustrating children’s books and has published numerous educational and private works. She is currently working on her own book and mobile app for children.

Liesl’s mantra about her art:
“Create it with a smile and a wink”


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