Desputeaux, Helene

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DESPUTEAUX, Helene. Canadian, b. 1959. Genres: Children's fiction, Illustrations. Career: Illustrator. Educator and art specialist for schools. Also worked as a puppeteer. Selected illustrations have appeared at the Bologna Children's Art Fair (Bologna, Italy), 1983 and 1986, the Otani Memorial Art Museum (Nishinomya, Japan), 1983, and the Ward Museum of Art (Tokyo, Japan), 1983. Publications: SELF-ILLUSTRATED LOLLYPOP SERIES (in English): Lollypop: My Clothes, 1991; Lollypop: My Food, 1991; Lollypop: My House, 1991; Lollypop's Animals, 1992; Lollypop's Colors, 1992; Lollypop's Numbers, 1992; Lollypop's Playtime, 1992; Lollypop's Baby Book, 1993; Lollypop's Travels, 1995; Lollypop's Farm, 1996; Lollypop's Music, 1996; Lollypop's Zoo, 1996. Also writes in French. Illustrator of books in the Lollypop series by M. Chartrand, N. Nadeau, and J. Sanschagrin. Illustrator of other books by M. Aubin, M-F Laurent, L. Casson, R. Tregebov, G. Chislett, R. Munsch, C. MacAulay, K. Frasier, D. McVeity. Address: 80 rue Bourgeois, Beloeil, QC, Canada J3G 2X6.