David Dean's wonderful book 'World Atlas' has been turned into an amazing interactive 3D app by Barefoot Books, in collaboration with Touchpress. Recently named app of the week on The App Store USA, this is a must have for children, helping them to learn all about the world we live in. David's beautiful illustrations have also been animated so they really do make the book come alive!: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/barefoot-world-atlas/id489221652?mt=8
Liberty, the World famous luxury lifestyle and fashion store in London, have commissioned Richard Johnson to design and create a stunning bespoke mural for the launch of their new children's department in March 2012. Richard has been working tirelessly behind the scenes to hand paint the area, and with his usual fabulous attention to detail and magical imagination, he has really created something special. So get down there and be transported to a world of wonder... even if you haven't got kids! It's a treat to see.
Richard Johnson is represented by The Organisation
Born into a family of inspiring creative artists with father Patrick Tilley designer, illustrator and writer and French Mother Janine Tilley a wonderful couturier it was inevitable that Sophie Tilley would follow suit. Sophie started her working career as an in house writer for IPC Magazines and then graduated to Fashion and Beauty Editor.
As a freelancer Sophie went on to design a sportswear range for Wembley Stadium
and also designed and co-wrote two books for Hamlyn Reed Publications.
Her passion and expertise for hand- made crafts led her to design and develop a range of products, Soft toys, character dolls and decorative stationery items all with her wonderful continental style and her work has been sold in the UK and Europe. Her illustration work has also led to a highly successful series of books ‘ Princess Evie’s Magic Ponies “ Published by Simon & Schuster.
Sophie is currently in the process of developing her own line of stationery and craft items including a wonderful new line of wooden dolls which she is also offering in kit form.
For more details here is the link for the dolls,
Sophie Tilley is represented by Artist Partners
Ruth Palmer has completed some very pleasant covers and spreads for Blackbear the Pirate. Commissioned by the author Steve Buckley, Ruth is now working on her third book in the series. The books follow a pirate bear and crew who are 'named after actual pirates from what historians call the Golden Age of Piracy' with Blackbear based on the famous Blackbeard. Ruth's warm painterly illustrations give the books a traditional classic feel.
Ruth Palmer is represented by Illustration Ltd
Canadian born artist, Annie Wilkinson was one of 3 designers to launch the new website, with her idyllic ‘Plants’ baby apparel range.
Wordsation strives to curate artwork from artists who share in their excitement for creating one-of-a-kind baby apparel for your tiny treasure.
Wordsation offers original graphic designs on baby apparel. Their designs are created by a new designer each month exclusively for Wordsation. Each designer collection consists of 3 baby onesies that can be purchased as a subscription or as individual onesies. The designs in the collection are part of a theme, for example "Plants".
Look at the website to see Annie’s full range and details <http://wordsation.com/collections/all/products/plants-onesie-subscription-by-annie-wilkinson>
Annie Wilkinson is represented by The Bright Group
Alison Jay has recently been commissioned to design the shop windows for Millets during this festive season. Her timeless, classic imagery perfectly evokes a wintery wonderland, and adorns the frontage of all of their stores nationwide. Should you step inside, you'll also see more of her fabulous work at point of sale areas... she has quite simply taken over! If that wasn't enough, the children's book shop, 'Tales on Moon Lane' in Dulwich, has used Alison's gorgeous work for 'The Nutcracker' in their window display too!
Alison jay is represented by the Organisation