Carol Liddiment was born in Widnes Cheshire. She graduated from Goldsiths College London in 1985 where she had studied Textile Design, and became a Jewellery Designer for Eric Beamon.
She went on to run her own Jewellery company with a retail outlet in Hyper-Hyper, London. Carol moved to suffolk in 1994 with her Children, where she has combined illustrating with teaching
She graduated from Angla Ruskin, Cambridge in 2005 after completing her Masters Degree in Children's Book Illustration.

Carol Liddiment's Client list includes:
Alison Green Books ( Scholastic)
Harcourt Publishing
Pearsons
Heinemann
Arcturus Publishing
Saadhak
OUP
Times Educational Publishing
Houghton Mifflin
McGraw Hill
Silver Editions
Nokia
Weiden and Kennedy Advertising Agency
Lux Verbi BM
Albert Whitman
Readers Digest
Macmillan