About me

Hello! I am Carly A-F, a freelance illustrator based in the UK. My work is a combination of hand drawn elements, painted textures and graphic shapes.  

If you have a question, need something illustrating, or just want to say hello, please contact me at: 


My books. Also on Goodreads.

Animal Antipodes


September 2018, Creston Books

A non-fiction picture book about what's on the other side of the world.

Goodnight, Seahorse


May 2018, Rowman & Littlefield/Muddy Boots books.

A board book about a sleepy seahorse, and a child's first introduction to sealife.


Some other places to see me on the web:

My Blog

My Portfolio Blog new illustrations in my portfolio are posted here, subscribe by email to get my latest work sent straight to your inbox. Handy!

InPRNT print shop

My INPRNT shop for archival quality prints of my Illustrations. Seen something you like but it's not up there? Let me know and I'll sort it out for you.

Redbubble shop

Redbubble shop. Here you can find my illustrations on stickers, journals, mugs and more! 

My twitter

Follow me on twitter

carlydraws.illustration on Instagram

Me on Instagram. Studio shots, work in progress and new illustrations.

carlydraws on Pintrest

My illustrations on Pintrest

My Tumblr

My Tumblr for the latest news and Illustrations, with personal projects and work-in-progress stuff too. If you have a Tumblr, you can follow me to have all my posts delivered to your dashboard. 

Carbonmade portfolio

Carbonmade portfolio site

OFFSET portfolio

Selected Illustrations available for licence at Offset

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.