Amy was born in the 70's in Montreal, Canada and is the daughter of a graphic designer/illustrator and an arts and craft enthusiast. She spent her early life surrounded by magic markers, letraset, macrame, paint and fabric. A career in the arts was soon to follow. She gained a BA Honors Degree in Illustration from The University of Westminster, and a Masters from Central Saint Martins in London. She now lives in the UK with her husband, a sculptor and illustrator, her daughter, an incredible crayon scribbler and two cats.