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12th October 2018

Andrew Davidson designs stamp to commemorate World War One

Andrew Davidson was incredibly honoured to be invited to design a commemorative stamp for the 2018 edition of the Royal Mails programme marking the centenary of the Great War. Since 2014 Royal Mail has released 6 stamps per year that honour the contribution of the Commonwealth countries, the armed forces, non-combatants and women. Royal Mail […]

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11th October 2018

Sarah McMenemy creates a series of illustrations for the Cambridge North development

Sarah McMenemy was invited to create a series of illustrations for the new Cambridge North development which aims to create a thriving, sustainable community beside the Cambridge North railway station. Sarah is well known for her beautiful architectural drawings, painted murals and book illustrations; and was asked asked to paint the hoardings which are designed by […]

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11th October 2018

Kate Forrester and photographer Charlie Clift collaborate on the Let’s Talk exhibition in partnership with Mental Health UK

Kate Forrester was asked to collaborate with photographer, Charlie Clift on the photography exhibition Let’s Talk, a charity project aimed to raise awareness for mental health issues. Kate hand lettered people’s own experiences with mental health onto their faces. The charity has released a series of 17 portraits of regular people and some well known faces​ such as […]

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James Weston Lewis

James Weston Lewis

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11th October 2018

The Glyndebourne commissions Katie Ponder to illustrate an image for their new opera, Agreed

Katie Ponder was the winner of the Glyndebourne art prize in 2017 and her work was featured on the front cover of their tour programme. This year Katie has been commissioned by Glyndebourne to illustrate an image to be used across their social media channels and as a poster to promote a brand new opera […]

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11th October 2018

Dawn Cooper creates a stunning cover for Hilary McKay’s novel, The Skylarks War

Dawn Cooper is well known for her book cover illustrations and has created this beautiful and thoughtful design for the new novel by Hilary McKay, The Skylarks War. We asked Dawn a little about the project. “It was a lovely project to work on.  I tried to capture the book’s themes of friendship and war in the image, whilst […]

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2nd October 2018

Alexandra Boocock joins the Artworks as one of our Startworks artists for 2018

Alexandra Boocock is a recent graduate from Manchester Metropolitan University and we are so thrilled that she has joined the Artworks as part of our Startworks programme for 2018.  Alexandra’s process is all-digital, working primarily from an iPad in Procreate and Illustrator. Her work features a mixture of both informative and narrative elements to create interesting compositions that often features textural elements […]

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Amy Grimes

Amy Grimes

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2nd October 2018

Sam Fred Hinton is one of the Startworks artists for 2018

We are delighted to welcome Sam Fred Hinton as one of the Startworks artists for 2018, having recently graduated from Falmouth University with a first class BA Honors degree in illustration. Having grown up in the Somerset countryside Sam’s work is often influenced by the natural environment. He takes inspiration from the colours and forms that are found in his outside surroundings, creating […]

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2nd October 2018

James Weston Lewis illustrates The Legend of Tutankhamun

James Weston Lewis was recently commissioned to illustrate The Legend of Tutankhamun, a beautiful book about the famous boy Pharaoh. We asked James a few questions about how he approached the brief and brought the sense of history to life through his illustrations. ‘It was wonderful to be able to draw on such a rich history of […]

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27th September 2018

Natural Grocers commissions Rachael Saunders to redesign some of their organic produce

American family owned store brand, Natural Grocers recently commissioned Rachael Saunders redesign the packaging of a selection of their products. Rachael collaborated with the design firm, Marketing By Design, to create fun-filled characters and scenery for a wide array of their organic produce. Over the next year more packaging will be released throughout the Natural […]

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Darling Clementine

Darling Clementine

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27th September 2018

Rachael Saunders designs a limited edition Picture Bag to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Radley

Following on from her pervious work for the British accessories brand, Rachael Saunders was asked to design a limited edition Picture Bag to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Radley. This exclusive bag and purse show the iconic Scottie dog celebrating this very special occasion in style with friends, balloons and party hats – the perfect gift for both Radley […]

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27th September 2018

The Artworks welcomes London based illustrator Amy Grimes!

We are thrilled to welcome the very talented Amy Grimes to The Artworks team. Amy’s bright and bold illustrations are inspired by nature and often feature botanical motifs and leafy landscapes. Amy’s work is mainly created digitally, using a variety of hand-painted textures, which are scanned and assembled in Photoshop into digital collages. Amy graduated from Camberwell […]

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27th September 2018

Chris Wormell illustrates the amazing Planetarium in the Welcome to the Museum series

Chris Wormell has teamed up with Professor Raman Prinja to create the amazing Planetarium. A very special book, Chris has spent many months working on the stunning and detailed illustrations that take the reader on a whistle-stop tour of the universe. Lose yourself in the beautifully illustrated pages and find out more about all aspects of space, from the […]

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Aurelia Lange

Aurelia Lange

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21st August 2018

Rachael Saunders is one of the illustrators invited to contribute to Usborne’s new title, Map Mazes

Rachael Saunders has now had the pleasure of working on three map maze books with Usborne and what a pleasure it has been! Each book contains a variety of exciting mazes, illustrated by a collaboration of talented artists, which are perfect for keeping little ones occupied and to encourage creativity and learning. Titles in the […]

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14th August 2018

Jesús Sotés has been commissioned by Quadrille to illustrate Written in the Stars by Alison Davies

Quadrille recently commisioned Jesús Sotés to illustrate Written in the Stars by Alison Davies. This beautifully illustrated and designed book will lead you through the heavens as you discover the scientific facts, legends, and myths that surround the 88 constellations of the Northern and Southern hemispheres. Uncover the patterns in the stars through the richly illustrated […]

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14th August 2018

Rachael Saunders designs Radley’s latest edition picture bag, Dog of the Manor

We are delighted that iconic British brand Radley has released their latest limited edition picture bag and purse, Dog of the Manor. Designed by Rachael Saunders, the design shows Radley and his friend trimming a Scottie dog topiary in the garden of their manor, among applique and screen-printed autumn leaves. Rachael has collaborated with Radley a […]

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Lucy Rose

Lucy Rose

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