Hazel left Grammar school at the age of 16 and began work as an apprentice in a greeting card studio.
After 4 years she became self employed and worked from home. She went on to marry and have three children, two girls and a boy, whilst still continuing to work.
Apart from greeting cards Hazel has also written and illustrated two children’s books. Her other interests are gardening, caravanning and spending time with her five wonderful grandchildren. Hazel has now been working for 53 years and is still learning.