I am a Devon in England, based Illustrator & I work predominately in black & line using pen & ink. I have a life long love for the natural world and this is reflected in my work.
I specialize in animals, black white line, botanical, childrens illustration, drawing, flora fauna, flowers, illustration, illustrator, natural world, nature, pen and ink, typography, wildlife.
A floral botanical illustration around the words of the famous poem and hymn by Cecil Alexander "All Things Bright & Beautiful'. Drawn in pen & ink with another on the way...'All creatures great & small.
'Oh how wonderful life would be, if I had my own little house in a tree!' This one was created for the Urban Explorer Challenge and I loved every minute of it! As a lover of the natural environment I had to draw on where my heart lies so a treehouse seemed a fitting response!
My Illustrated Alphabet letters were born out of a project in 2016. Each was drawn with pen & ink and each letter is illustrated with either an object, flora, fauna or wildlife that begins with that letter.
This image was drawn as part of a pattern piece for fabric in the Liberty style. Originally drawn in pen and ink.
A botanical explosion to celebrate Mother Nature in all her floral glory! Drawn in pen and ink and really therapeutic to do!
Gentleman Cat was modelled on a victorian oil painting with a special family cat as the star of the show! Part of a pair for a special Christmas present.
A series of images telling the story of Brothers Grimm's Hansel & Gretel. There are 8 images in the series.
Thought I would have a go at a competition! It has encouraged me to diversify within one image and think outside the box. I'll see how it goes!
Commission Request for a clients wife who loves Flamingos and Victoriana. What can you do? Tah Dah!!!!! This was so much fun, I feel more of these coming soon....watch this space!
The Owl & the pussycat black & white line illustration fro the poem by Edward Leah.
The beautiful Zeta. A Springerpoo! Drawn with 0.03 and 0.05 fineliners.
Tabby Cat....commission for vets. He looks very proud of himself this young man! I am lucky enough to get to draw all these wonderful animals for a vet. He provides the families with an A5 portrait print of their pet as part of his VIP club. This means I have all the original A4 drawings which i am happy to sell.
Gorgeous little lady this one....
A feast of all things flora and fauna!
I came across these Sepia Fine Liners! Had so much fun experimenting with them. Looking forward to creating some more images with these.
My Illustrated giraffe used flora and fauna to create the patterns on the giraffe. Drawn with pen and ink, he was great fun to produce!
Wild Hare with floral design.
My final entry for Stage 3 of the doodle addicts challenge! I have loved doing these challenges. They have not only got me drawing things I wouldn't have considered off my own back, but they have brought me out of my comfort zone too. Drawing steam is harder than I thought!!!
Black and white line drawing of two little badgers having an explore, celebrating my personal love for wildlife.
Just about there with this one. Not sure if it works as I wanted it to!
My Vintage blue floral pattern print was designed for fabric. Originally drawn in black & white line, the blue adds a vintage feel and reminds me of the blue and white china of yester year.