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Heidi Smith

Heidi Smith is a freelance character designer and visual development artist who graduated from the character animation program at the California Institute of Arts in 2008. She was the character designer and conceptual designer for ParaNorman, and she won an Annie award for her designs in 2013. She also worked as a character designer for Henry Slick at Cinderbiter, The Jim Henson Company, and Warner Brothers Animation. Heidi is new to kidlit.

UPCOMING BOOKS:
Gentle Beasts (Fall 2018, HarperCollins)
How a Boy Became a Ninja (Spring 2019, Macmillan)
How a Boy Became a Knight (Spring 2019, Macmillan)

VISIT HEIDI AT:
hesmith.blogspot.com