Asian Heritage Month-CFACI | Virtual Museum of Asian Canadian Cultural Heritage (VMACCH)

Ruth Ohi

Ruth Ohi

Arts & Expression, East Asian, Visual Art

She is the illustrator of more than 40 children’s books, including seven of which she is also the author. She has had the great pleasure of illustrating for writers such as Joy Kogawa, Hazel Hutchins, Sharon Jennings and Sarah Ellis. Over the past 18 years, she has enjoyed travelling extensively to share her work with children, teachers and librarians across the country. Her books have been nominated for the Amelia Francis Howard-Gibbons Award, Mr. Christie Award, Shining Willow, Blue Spruce and Governor General’s Award.

Learn more about Ruth and her work at this link.

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