Catherine Wilson

Catherine Wilson, educational writer and author, lives on the Isle of Islay where she founded Ailsapress in 2007. She and Ruth MacLean have worked on several books together. 

Ruth MacLean is a Canadian artist whose grandfather emigrated from Islay. She was born and raised in Toronto, and studied Fine Art and Theology. She is a landscape painter, and also spins and dyes wool with plants. She honours nature with her earth-spirit dolls and other sacred pieces.