Christina Scull is the co-editor, with her husband, Wayne Hammond, of The Art of the Hobbit. Scull was born and raised in Bristol, England. She attended the prestigious Red Maids School and received her BA from Birkbeck College and the University of London. In addition to serving as the librarian of the Sir John Soan's Museum, Scull is the author of The Soan Hogarths, as well as numerous books with Wayne Hammond. She is a four-time winner of the Mythopoeic Society scholarship awards.