Tag Archives: commissions

Stuart the Apple Tree

I had the pleasure of making this illustration for a story by Tracy Wang, creator of the lovely I am the First Bite website, filled with stories for children that are accompanied by delicious looking recipes. You can read the … Continue reading

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Featuring a few Australian birds

A little while ago I had the pleasure of painting this commission of my cousin and her fiancé, who both studied birds in Australia, commissioned by my other cousin, Marjolein, as a gift. Rosellas are Leonie and Raoul’s particular area of expertise, but … Continue reading

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The Wild Wilde Webster Wedding

Over the last few months it has been a big honour and an amazing amount of paper-filling, time-devouring fun to work on this fantastic commission for a wedding! I had previously painted a Star Wars card for the excellent and lovely Ben … Continue reading

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Dewar Family Portraits

A family portrait I made as a paper anniversary gift commission for Nicky Dewar, in ink and watercolour. The photos Nicky sent me as references, as well as the ones on her Instagram, were so playful and fun that I felt … Continue reading

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The Sage Train

It was an honour to paint the cover for The Sage Train, a book written by the brilliant Nicky Hansell about the meeting of great philosophers in the misty mountains of the afterlife and the incredible journey they embark on! … Continue reading

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Ethics Online: Situation Ethics

Big blog post! Here are some of my sketches, drawings and paintings for a big project I worked on last year – illustrations for A-level films on ethics and philosophy, written by the amazing Nicky Hansell for EthicsOnline. Portraits of philosopher Joseph … Continue reading

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Pink Pigs Green Pig

Here’s a card commission I did this week, based on a story about a curiously green pig amidst a crowd of envious and resentful pink ones. The story is one told in a play called The Pillowman by Martin McDonagh, currently … Continue reading

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