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Goodnight, Seahorse cover
Goodnight, Seahorse Ocean
Goodnight, Seahorse Reef
Goodnight, Seahorse Coral


'Goodnight, Seahorse' a board book about a sleepy seahorse. A child's first introduction to sealife. Published by Muddy Boots, Rowman & Littlefield. Available at all good bookshops, and online. (Please click for larger illustrations)



Book Skyscraper

Book Skyscraper, cover for Storyworks magazine by Scholastic. 

Bookworms United 1: Mathilde
Bookworms United 2: Superdad
Bookworms United 3: Magus
Bookworms United 4: Timeout
Bookworms United 5: Companions
Bookworms United 6: Catnap
Bookworms United 7: Highrise
Bookworms United 8: Sleepover
Bookworms United 9: Commute
Bookworms United 10: Lightspeed
Bookworms United 11: Horticulturist

Bookworms United. A completed series of illustrations about those who love reading. 

Night Kite

Night Kite, children's illustration.

Scottish food - click for big version

'Scottish food' for VICE/Munchies magazine. Read the article here.

War Horse Charge - please click for bigger version
War Horse Gun Cart - please click for bigger version
War Horse Penny - please click for bigger version
War Horse Binding design - please click for bigger version

Interior Illustrations and a cover design for War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. Please click each picture for a big version (image opens in the same window).

Compound City- please click for a larger version

Very happy to say I’ve been awarded Silver in the ‘Prize for Illustration 2015- London Places and Spaces’ with the Association of Illustrators and London Transport Museum. My work will be one of 100 selected to be part of an exhibition at LTM in Covent Garden. More information about the exhibition available at the AOI blog 


Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter. 

Creature Compendium - please click for a larger version
Travel Sketchbook- please click for a larger version

Illustrations from these collections are now available for licence from OFFSET.

All 25 'Travel Sketchbook' illustrations can be viewed on the blog here.

All 25 'Creature Compendium' illustrations can be viewed on the blog here.