Jasmine Cabanaw
Publisher/Author

Jasmine is an award-winning writer who has worked at a variety of magazines and newspapers, including Animal Wellness Magazine, Juxtapoz, Arthur Newspaper, and the online belly dance magazine The Gilded Serpent. Several of her essays and short stories have been published in books and anthologies. Jasmine founded Green Bamboo Publishing as a way to combine her passion for writing with her goal of raising funds for animal charities.

John Moriarty
Illustrator/Designer

John is a commercial illustrator whose work has been used for book and movie covers, game cards, ads, posters, toys, concept art and websites. His illustrative work is done traditionally in acrylics, as well as digitally. He also has a degree in graphic design from the Hussian School of Art. Check out www.johnmoriartyart.com for more artwork featuring armored monkeys, goblins playing poker, and dragons!

Lisa Marie
Lisa McKaskell
Illustrator/Designer

Lisa has been drawing since she could use her hands, and has turned that skill into a passion for illustration. She is currently a graphic design student at Fanshawe College, and explores her skills as a freelance designer and illustrator. Her work has been used for packaging, books and album covers, and she’s thrilled to explore the world of childrens’ books. A professional cake decorator, watch mechanic and jewellery designer; she is always finding new ways to re-explore her design skills and fuel her active imagination.