Michele came to this country from Holland in 1979 with her husband and two sons. After a career in interior design and fashion, they started a small farm in Devon.. Whilst in Holland she had studied oil painting, but switched to sculpture after her husband’s death in 2001. Her sculptures have featured regularly in local galleries and ‘Open Studies’. In 2017 she suddenly felt an urge to put her thoughts and everyday adventures into lighted hearted rhyme with simple illustrations. Her books ‘The Old Lady Peasant’ vols 1-4 available from her website.