Elizabeth Rose Stanton

Elizabeth Rose Stanton studied art history in college and went on to earn a graduate degree in architecture at Columbia University. After working as an architect and designer, she stepped away from a professional career to raise her family. Since then, she has worked as a portrait and fine artist, designer, and scientific illustrator. She now devotes herself full time to writing and illustrating picture books for children. She lives in Seattle with her husband, two cats, and a one-eyed dog.

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "All's well that ends well."

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Banjo player

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Ask me on my deathbed.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. So far: bwwaaak and oink

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Drawing


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