John Moores University Illustrator Rachel Davey

Today we look at the inspiring work of  illustrator and third year student Rachel Davey. Currently at Liverpool John Moores University, Rachel is flourishing as an artist and designer, experimenting with pattern and colour to create some eye-catching editorial illustration.   “My latest project is a run of fifteen double sided A2 posters, which fold down … Continue reading

Freelance Illustrator Artist Becky Ryan

Now based in a small town in Derbyshire, Becky Ryan originally hails from Liverpool. She has experience working at the Tate and has been working as a freelancer since completing her degree at UCLAN in 2011. “I have officially been a ‘freelance artist’ for about a year now, before that I worked at Tate Liverpool … Continue reading

Blackpool and the Fylde Graduate Illustrator Kirsty Wilkinson

We round off the week of features with North West illustrator Kirsty Wilkinson. Having graduated from Blackpool and the Fylde college in 2011 with a degree in Illustration Kirsty has since been working as a freelance artist from her home studio, creating a portfolio to be proud of.  “I specialise in greeting cards and decorative pieces, … Continue reading

Animator and Illustrator Laura Nash-Green

The week of features concludes with Graduate of the Manchester School of Art Laura Nash-Green. Having completed her course in Illustration with Animation, Laura is now finding her feet in the creative world and looking for opportunities to gain more experience and use her creative talent. “My areas of interest cover both Illustration and Animation. … Continue reading

Illustrator and Surface Pattern Designer Lydia Meiying

Business Boom Bolton’s week kicks off with inspirational illustrator and surface designer Lydia Meiying. Now based in Manchester, Lydia is working as a freelance designer, concentrating on exhibiting her work as well as developing new products such as greeting cards and totes.  “I completed a foundation course in Textiles at Stockport College before moving to Leeds to … Continue reading

Louise Pallister Contemporary Animal Art

Here we introduce Liverpool-based fine artist Louise Pallister. Concentrating on animal depictions, Louise works with charcoal, acrylic and collage in order to create such inspiring artwork.  “I studied Fine Art (Sculpture) as part of my degree at Liverpool Institute of Higher Education (now Liverpool Hope University), graduating with a double first in 1987. Since then … Continue reading