Philippa completed a degree in Graphic Design and went on to study Character Animation at Central Saint Martins, London. She has since spent many years working as a freelance animator on children’s TV series, including the BAFTA-award winners Peppa Pig and Charlie and Lola.


Always passionate about books for children, she decided to pursue her love of drawing and create her own books. Philippa’s debut picture book, THE BLACK RABBIT, which she wrote and illustrated, was published in 2013 and has been translated into 10 languages.


She has since written and illustrated  HOW TO CATCH A MOUSE and THE TIPTOEING TIGER.