Printmaker and illustrator Graham Carter’s intricate and beautifully patterned work is influenced by the natural world and all of it’s textures and hues. When the conservation writer Benedict Macdonald got in touch about Graham illustrating his latest book, Rebirding, it seemed like the perfect fit.
Aleksei Bitskoff was commissioned by Discover Children’s Story Centre in Stratford, East London, to create concept work and large scale illustrations for wall vinyls for their magical Story World zone. The space is at the very heart of the centre and is designed to inspire children’s curiosity and imagination as they are encouraged to create their own stories, read, draw and play.
Celebrating this month’s World Book Day, our favourite beret wearing dog returns with this perfect, pocket sized adventure - Claude: Best in Show by Alex T. Smith.
It’s always GAME ON with Super Rabbit Boy who is back in his sixth adventure in the best-selling Press Start Series, published by Scholastic Branches imprint. This fully illustrated early chapter book series has gained a huge following in the United States, particularly encouraging reluctant readers.
Written and illustrated by Thomas Flintham, The Super Side Quest Test! finds our hero in quite a fix - how can he win against meanie King Viking who has a new giant robot that’s more powerful than Super Rabbit Boy. Luckily, there’s a Mega Wand that can help, but Super Rabbit Boy needs to search for gold, capture slimy Slimes, and solve a few puzzles to use the Mega Wand. This quest is sure to put him to the TEST!
PINKY MALINKY is a banger of a new TV series on Netflix featuring a positive-thinking wiener who lives in the human world, goes to school, sings, dances, inflates like a balloon, and makes hilarious social media videos with his BFFs Babs Buttman and JJ Jameson in tow. Arena illustrator Chris Garbutt was Co-Creator, Executive Producer and Art Director on the series alongside creative Partner Rikke Asbjoern.