Sheena Dempsey

Illustrator

About Sheena Dempsey

Sheena Dempsey is a children's illustrator and picture book author from Cork. She has illustrated many books including Dave Pigeon written by Swapna Haddow (Faber & Faber, 2016) which was shortlisted for the Sainsbury’s Book Award. Sheena now lives in London with her husband, Mick, and her retired racing greyhound, Sandy. She loves to write and draw characters that are bursting with fun, humour and mischief.

Recent activity

Lucy Courtenay and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Mermaid School: The Spooky Shipwreck by Lucy Courtenay, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
29 days ago
Lucy Courtenay and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Mermaid School: Save Our Seas! by Lucy Courtenay, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
1 year ago
Swapna Haddow and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Bad Panda by Swapna Haddow, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Faber & Faber.
1 year ago
Lucy Courtenay and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Mermaid School: All Aboard! by Lucy Courtenay, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
1 year ago
Lucy Courtenay and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Mermaid School: Ready, Steady, Swim! by Lucy Courtenay, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
2 years ago
Fearne Cotton and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Hungry Babies by Fearne Cotton, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
2 years ago
Lucy Courtenay and Sheena Dempsey
Out now! Mermaid School: The Clamshell Show by Lucy Courtenay, illustrated by Sheena Dempsey. Published by Andersen.
2 years ago
Sheena Dempsey
Still 44 minutes left to say Happy #InternationalMermaidDay! Here is a sneak peek of some characters from Book 2 https://twitter.com/AndersenPress/status/1244250706741088259 …
2 years ago