Karen Tye Bentley designs Sugar and Spice for Northcott.
from the Northcott website: After leaving university, Karen worked for a multinational ceramic company as a Designer and then Design Manager for 17 years. When her first daughter came along, Karen decided to plunge into the world of freelancing to give herself a better work/life balance. She now concentrates on illustration for the greetings market as well as a variety of other products such as fabric.
Karen lives in Staffordshire, England with her husband, two daughters and black Labrador.