Gordon Bagshaw, a stay-at-home dog parent of two beautiful Shelties, is also a Canadian author and illustrator. Born and raised in Montreal, he began honing his skills in illustration, storytelling and music at an early age; gravitating towards the world of cartooning. After graduating with honours in creative arts with an emphasis in film and animation, He went onto theological studies and serviced as a youth minister for 12 years in the Anglican Church of Canada.
Today, Gordon resides in São Paulo, Brazil with his wife, Raquel, where he teaches English for business, travel and continued education.
Sleepy Time For Mammals (illustrator): in Paperback
(2014 L.M. Montgomery for Children’s Writing / 2nd prize)