Angelika Scudamore

Angelika Scudamore is based in South London. She loves the hustle and bustle of the city and stopping off at small coffee shops, where she gathers inspiration from the people and atmosphere.


What was your favorite book when you were a child?

Guess how much I love you?
Stinky cheese man 
Beatrix Potter books 

What’s your favorite line from a book?

‘I’m afraid you’re entirely bonkers. But I’ll tell you a secret…all the best people are.’ from Alice in Wonderland

Who are your top three favorite authors or illustrators?

Oliver Jeffers
Quentin Blake
Tim Budgen

Why did you want to become an author or illustrator?

Ever since I was a child I always loved drawing! I realized that it could become a profession when I discovered Beatrix Potter and watched a film on how she created these beautiful illustrations. I love creating characters and seeing them come to life!

Do you have any advice for future authors or illustrators?

Never give up always keep pushing and drawing! You never know who could find your work or like your style!