Holly Sterling

Author & Illustrator

About Holly Sterling

Holly Sterling was born in Dublin and grew up in southern England. She studied Illustration and Design at the University of Sunderland, and is currently studying for an MFA in Illustration at Edinburgh College of Art. She was Highly Commended for the Macmillan Illustration Prize in 2013, and winner of the Seven Stories/Frances Lincoln Illustration Competition in 2012. Holly also competes for her country in karate; she is a double National Champion and Gold and Bronze medallist from the WSKA World Championships. She lives near Sunderland. She is the illustrator of 15 Things Not to Do with a Baby, 15 Things Not to Do with a Granny, 15 Things Not to Do with a Puppy and the author/ illustrator of Hiccups.

Recent activity

Happiness Happens Month
August is Happiness Happens Month! Loving Everybody Feels Happy by Moira Butterfield and Holly Sterling from QED Publishing.
1 year ago
Happiness Happens Month
August is Happiness Happens Month! Loving Everybody Feels Happy! by Moira Butterfield and Holly Sterling from QED Publishing.
1 year ago
Moira Harvey and Holly Sterling
Out now! Everybody Feels Worried by Moira Harvey, illustrated by Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago
Moira Harvey and Holly Sterling
Out now! Everybody Feels Shy by Moira Harvey, illustrated by Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago
National Tourist Appreciation Day
If you could go on holiday, where would you go? Discover Everybody Feels Happy by Moira Butterfield and Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago
National Tourist Appreciation Day
If you could go on holiday, where would you go? Discover Everybody Feels Happy! by Moira Butterfield and Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago
Moira Harvey and Holly Sterling
Out now! Everybody Feels Lonely by Moira Harvey, illustrated by Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago
Moira Harvey and Holly Sterling
Out now! Everybody Feels Jealous by Moira Harvey, illustrated by Holly Sterling. Published by QED Publishing.
1 year ago