Johannes Leak is an illustrator based just north of Sydney. After formal art training at the Julian Ashton Art School, he explored figurative painting for some years before switching to both natural media and digital illustration. He has been working as a freelancer ever since, specialising in cartooning, caricature, storyboarding and commercial art. He contributes regularly to The Australian and Tracks surfing magazine. He is also the illustrator of the Grover McBane Rescue Dog children’s book series with Claire Garth.