Amy Freeman of Mango Tree Illustration

With “a love for weird and wonderful characters, old maps and fairy tales,” Preston-based illustrator Amy Freeman is now applying her inspirations to various projects and commissions. Having graduated with a degree from the University of Central Lancashire, Amy is nicely progressing in the industry with her own brand Mango Tree Illustration. “I have always been … Continue reading

UCLAN Textile Design Graduate Jennifer Van-Son

Jennifer Van-Son graduated from the University of Central Lancashire in 2012 with a First Class BA (Honours) degree in Textiles and the Deans award for creative contribution to Textiles. Continuing to build on her freelance experience, Jennifer is concentrating on further-strengthening her professional portfolio and picking up as much knowledge as possible within the fashion/design industry.  … Continue reading

Games Designer Stephanie Brookes

Having recently been awarded a Distinction after completing her Master’s Degree in Games Design at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), Stephanie Brookes is now looking to start her career in the entertainment industry. “The artwork I produced for my M.A was focused on Creature Design. I have always been fascinated by wildlife and try to … Continue reading

Games Design Student Hannah Spikings

Hannah Spikings is currently in the middle of her second year at University of Central Lancashire studying Games Design. With some fantastic work to boast in her portfolio, Hannah is on the right track to land her dream job as a concept artist within the games industry. “Drawing has always been a part of my life … Continue reading

UCLAN Games Design Student Emma Smith

Today we showcase the work of University of Central Lancashire student Emma Smith. The 20 year-old creative is currently studying Games Design, specialising  in 3D environmental design. “The course is a mixture of level design and 3d/2d art for video games, but my speciality in 3d Environment Art. I started off in traditional art, originally … 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