Spooky Illustrations! Happy Halloween!

We have some wonderful and spooky illustrations for todays post created by our students – perfect for Halloween! The illustrating Children’s books Diploma course is perfect for creating illustrations such as these. We defy any of our viewers to be spellbound whilst viewing them….and hope that they get everyone into the spirit of Halloween!!   Continue Reading

Jacksons Art Competition

This October, Jackson’s are celebrating Botanical Artists by running a free, international, digital competition: ‘Plant Life: Botanical Illustration’. Jacksons are offering the 3 winners watercolour prizes worth a total of £300 RRP, kindly donated by Winsor & Newton, along with promotion across their 9 social media channels and blog which has a readership of over Continue Reading

Heidi Hauser

We have a superb illustration to showcase below by student Heidi Hauser who is studying our Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma course with tutor Maggy Roberts. The first image below shows the full illustration including Heidi’s registration lines and the gumstrip Heidi used when she stretched her watercolour paper. We felt this was an excellent opportunity Continue Reading