Marla Lesage is an artist, illustrator, writer, and dreamer who loves to tell stories. She works mainly in watercolour and ink but enjoys experimenting with new mediums. Her debut picture book, Pirate Year Round, was published in 2019 by Acorn Press. Marla lives in New Brunswick, Canada with her favourite scallywags. You can find her online at

Marla is represented by Elizabeth Bennett.