Sara Ogilvie

Illustrator

Sara Ogilvie is an award-winning illustrator and printmaker who won the 2011 Booktrust Best New Illustrator Award. The first picture book that she illustrated, Dogs Don't Do Ballet, was also shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. In addition to working on her picture books, Sara lectures in Illustration and Graphic Design at Northumbria University and continues to create work that is exhibited worldwide. She is inspired by many things including second-hand bookshops, old wives tales and trying to spell sounds. Sara lives in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Recent activity

5 months ago

Out now! The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie

1 year ago

Out now! The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie

1 year ago

A remarkable book that your children will love. Do Not Enter The Monster Zoo by Amy Sparkes and Sara Ogilvie.
World Storytelling Day

1 year ago

You'll love The Wildest Cowboy by Garth Jennings and Sara Ogilvie. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
World Storytelling Day

1 year ago

Amazing!!! The Detective Dog by Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

1 year ago

Amazing!!! The Detective Dog Sticker Book by Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

1 year ago

Discover The Detective Dog by Julia Donaldson. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
National Mutt Day (US)

1 year ago

Discover The Detective Dog Sticker Book by Julia Donaldson. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
National Mutt Day (US)