Andrea Blinick is an artist and an art educator with a passion for children’s literature. After graduating from the Ontario College of Art and Design with an illustration degree, she went on to receive a Bachelor of Design through OCAD in conjunction with Thompson Rivers University and then pursued a Bachelor of Education at York University. Today Andrea lives in Toronto with her husband and two daughters, who often inspire the storytelling behind her art. She enjoys music, writing, comedy, trying new restaurants, and making a mess on her art table. Andrea’s first picture book as sole illustrator will be published in Spring 2021.
Andrea also contributed to A World of Mindfulness (2020) in collaboration with 13 other Pajama Press illustrators.