Nicole Ray

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Nicole Ray grew up in a small beach town in New York with her toes deep in the sand and her head buried in books. Nicole creates a line of whimsical art prints and paper goods under the name Sloe Gin Fizz. The Ann Arbor Adventures series are her first picture books.

Nicole lives and works in a log house on a lake just north of Ann Arbor. You can find more of her work at