■Midori Hattori Felt and clay artist Graduated from Musashino Art University, Department of Sculpture. After working at Sanrio Co., Ltd. as a 3D designer, starts a design studio, Pochevert, Ltd. His works give life to needle felts and clay, and has had success in children’s books, women’s magazines, and educational magazines. He continues to transmit the joy of creating, and the fun of playing in the world of fiction. Takes part in art therapy and formative art education for children with disabilities, as an art therapist. Lecturer of a molding practice course at Shinshu University.