Illustration by Bolton Graduate Helen Naylor

University of Bolton graduate and founder of Pocket Wren Helen Naylor is next to take centre stage on Business Boom. Having built up years of freelance experience, predominantly in the children’s book market, Helen has since opened her online shop and is now concentrating on expanding her range of “fun and whimsical” designs.  “I love … Continue reading

Interview: Manchester-based Illustrator Michael Thorp

We’re pleased to bring you our latest interview here today, this time with Manchester-based illustrator Michael Thorp. Throughout our chat, we pick his brains about his freelance work, his involvement with Blank Media, as well as inspirations and experiences to date, enjoy! You’re involved with Blank Media, tell us more about that. I’ve been working … 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

Motion and Graphic Designer Stephen Dewsnap

Having recently graduated from the University of Salford, Manchester’s freelance motion and graphic designer Stephen Dewsnap is now looking to build up his portfolio and gain experience in both production companies and design studios. “My work is a combination of illustration, branding and motion graphics. I draw influence mainly from old packaging and advertisements, I’m … Continue reading

Interview Illustrator and Printmaker Debbie Greenway

Today we share with you all a extensive interview and feature with illustrator and printmaker Debbie Greenway. Originally from the North West she has only recently moved over to the midlands and is a self-employed creative who is making her own waves of success in the industry. Who is Debbie Greenaway and how are you involved … Continue reading

Stunning Examples of Graphic Art and Design by Stee Bowden

This afternoon’s feature promotes the stunning work of graphic artist and designer Stee Bowden. Currently working freelance under the identity of Monolith Art, Stee is based in Accrington, Lancashire and describes that his “hobby, passion and career lies in art and design.” Monolith Art covers graphic design from commercial to personal as well as the … Continue reading