New Ark is an outstanding local adventure playground incorporating a city farm and an eco garden. In partnership with Vivacity, they commissioned a set of eight boards to tell the story of how New Ark was founded in 1974 by local parents.
I designed the boards to be simple for very young children to read and look at, yet still interesting for older children and adults to read. There’s also an animal to find hidden in each one…
Classroom wall decoration for the new British Council building in Georgia. There are five major British cities illustrated: Belfast, Brighton, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Manchester, all as detailed vector illustrations applied to the walls as a vinyl transfer. Art direction by Pete Collard and Gregory Nash.
Illustrations for the new Sainsbury’s heritage store in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire. The drawings illustrate a variety of local landmarks from the town’s history, including the Fisher’s store that the Sainsbury’s store is now based in.
Art direction (and on-site photos) by Mark Stevens at Twelve.
Map to the Brand Perfect NY conference at the Condé Nast building, New York including Metro stations.
Quirky but accurate architectural drawings for Walter Scott, for use across a range of stationery and marketing materials. Art direction and design by Redpath.
The Rialto is the UK’s leading independent poetry magazine so it was rather super to be asked to illustrate the cover of their 70th issue. Topically, the theme was ‘austerity’ – hence a bit of a run-down feel to the whole thing. It was also an excuse to unleash a series of puns unto the world, something that I’m a huge fan of.
You can buy a back copy of this issue here.
Two and a half metre panorama looking out over Peterborough from St John’s church tower. The foreground shows the mixture of old and new in the town centre, and on the horizon you can see as far as the railway bridges, the football ground and out to the houses stretching north.
Now for sale as a limited edition print for sale here.
30×30 is a series of limited editions. There are 30 copies of each edition, and each one costs £30 shipped anywhere in the world. Once they’re gone, they’re gone.
Issue One is a set of nine hand-painted hardwood ‘building’ blocks. Includes reversible drawstring bag in tower block print fabric, and three road print postcards. To buy, visit the 30×30 site. (now sold out – Issue Two coming soon)