Gael Abary is a first generation Filipino-American. She studied metalsmithing at Parsons while working as an illustrator in the fashion industry. She later worked with a NYC based jewelry company for several years before moving to Woodstock, NY where her daughter was born. She now resides in Philadelphia, PA with her partner, their 7 year old, a cat, and a retired racing greyhound. She dreams of making picture books.
Member of SCBWI
2017 Children's Book Academy - Scholarship recipient and Golden Ticket winner