The brief for this postcard was an aerial view of a Christmas dinner with food representing the different traditions from countries represented by those working at the practice.
Creating book covers is one of my favourite things to do. I love visualising the authors’ creations and the variety that comes with making individualised book covers. If you need a book cover design, get in touch!
Ice Age Giants
Author & Illustrator: Laura Ridger
This children’s book was a passion project I created as a self-created brief while at university. Natural history is one of my interests, and educational illustration is something I greatly enjoy doing, so I knew I wanted to combine the two. So while researching, I noticed that all the natural history children’s books were nearly all about dinosaurs and only a few about ice age creatures; so I decided to create one myself!
Lockdown and Isolation
At Home in a Pandemic
Over lockdown, we have all been confined to our homes and have all looked at our homes differently. In my illustrations I have not only looked into the architectural differences between homes but also the location and how the homes in lockdown can affect a person mentally.
At times no matter how much we love our homes, there is a point where we feel claustrophobic and trapped. where we feel as though the house is shrinking around you or you are expanding, like in one of Lewis Carroll’s novels.
The combination of a leg injury and a lot of work demands kept me inside and inactive at the end of last year and the beginning of 2021, but now that…Ideal Illustrations: Men and their Houses
Fantastic expansion plans announced at new locationHouse of Illustration evolving into Quentin Blake Centre for Illustration, the world’s largest public arts space dedicated to illustration
Comparisons have been made more than a few times between today’s coronavirus pandemic and the pandemic of 1918 known as the Spanish Flu. Turns out …A Bit Of Un-Masked History
“History isn’t something you look back at and say it was inevitable – it happens because people make decisions that are sometimes very impulsive and …Marsha P. Johnson & History