Alice Melvin is an artist and designer based in Edinburgh. She has written and illustrated three children’s books for Tate: An A to Z Treasure Hunt, Counting Birds and The High Street. She has also collaborated with the gallery to design an imaginative range of children’s merchandise to accompany the titles.Alice works with a range of clients on print and product ranges, and particularly enjoys creating ‘cut out and make’ items for children. Her own range of greeting cards and stationery items are sold across the globe. In 2011 Alice was presented with a Book Trust Best New Illustrator Award. After recently becoming a mother Alice is starting work on her fourth children’s book with Tate due for release in 2015.