Siân Pattenden is an author, artist and illustrator. She got a job at Smash Hits magazine at 18 and has been a major feature writer for publications including the Face, the Guardian, Word, Select & NME.
Siân has written six children’s books and illustrated three of them. She has produced artwork for record sleeves and videos for bands, has exhibited artwork worldwide, is part of Art thing Grrrr!, co-presents the Bigmouth podcast and also runs the Raw Art site. She lives in North London.