Donna is a renowned illustrator from Port Lincoln, South Australia. Her second picture book “Arthur” (written by Amanda Graham) was released in 1984 and went on to win the UK Children's Federation Award, as well as being short-listed for the Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award. It was also a Junior Literacy Guild selection in the USA.
Donna studied illustration at the University of South Australia, which was where she discovered her passion for children’s literature. Since then, her career in children’s illustration has spanned over thirty years, and her vivid illustrations are featured in dozens of picture books.