2016 was the year that Tottenham-born Adele Adkins stormed back into the music world to reclaim her crown as the queen of the charts to worldwide attention. As an artist she is nothing short of a phenomenon and after the record-breaking album sales and never ending awards came her celebrated and sell-out tour.
Phosphor Art are pleased to introduce you to their latest artist, Lee Ford. Lee’s unique approach to graphic image making has a strong connection to traditional print based methods and has evolved through many years of experimentation. These traditionally printed elements are combined with digital and analogue graphic processes that include found ephemera, drawing and photography all described using a playful, visceral visual language that explores both concept and aesthetic in equal measure.
Natalia Zarateigui was commissioned by Ardicia Editions to create this striking cover for 'The Divinations of Kala Persad' written by Headon Hill. This Spanish translation of a Victorian tale, tells the unlikely story of a snake charmer and an English Knight turned detective. Natalia's cover captures the intrigue of the story in her beautiful graphic style.
Hennie Haworth worked with the design team at Sphere to create the cover for ‘Paper Hearts and Summer Kisses’ written by best-selling author Carole Matthews. Hennie’s whimsical cover features pretty floral embellishments, alongside beautiful hand crafted lettering and has received a great reaction from the public and industry alike.
For many years Gavin Reece has had the pleasure of illustrating the infamous Mrs Mills for The Sunday Times Style Magazine. Both Mrs Mills' and Gavin's style have evolved over time, keeping up to date with the season's trends. Here are four of the fearsome Agony Aunt's most recent looks, which Gavin has illustrated with his usual glamorous flair.