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ICARUS flies too close to the sun.
MEDUSA faces Perseus.
PERSEPHONE descends to the underworld.
MINOTAUR waits in the maze.
Modern illustrations for ancient myths. Self-initiated project. Prints available.
A non-fiction picture book about what's on the other side of the world, published by Creston Books. Available at all good bookshops and online. Please see my Goodreads page for a helpful list! Reviewed by Kirkus here. Detail shots, making-of and more is available on my instagram or twitter.
Tales of Ancient Britain.
'Boudica' The Iceni warrior Queen burns London to the ground in her revenge against the Romans.
'Gogmagog'. An ancient tale, the hero fights the giant Gogmagog and helps found Britain, with London as its capital.
Both inspired by bronze age artifacts found in the Thames.
Book cover illustration inspired by the detective story, 'The Cuckoos Calling' by Robert Galbraith. (self-initiated project)
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) Reviews and places to buy available on my Goodreads page.
Cover for Storyworks magazine, published by Scholastic.
Tasty places to eat around the world. Dim Sum in Hong Kong, Fish & Chips in Yorkshire and Pastrami on Rye in New York.