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An interview with illustrator Joe Lillington
Blog post 11979

Joe Lillington has been represented by Arena Illustration for two years and in that time has emerged as a go-to illustrator for historical non-fiction publications for children. The influence of Medieval manuscripts on Joe's recent work is evident in the detail and depiction of figures and landscapes, often drawing reference from the work of Pieter Bruegel who's work he greatly admires, Joe's illustrative style has equally been shaped by his childhood love of the Asterix graphic novels by Rene Goscinny and Albert Uderzo which first triggered his love for history, characterisation and strong narrative. [Read more . . .]

Frances Castle Journeys of Discovery
Blog post 12114

Spot the Mistake Journeys of Discovery created by Amanda Wood, Mike Jolley and illustrated by Frances Castle publishes with Wide Eyed Editions on 5th July. An immersive, puzzle solving experience with hidden red herrings, misplaced props and out of context hidden objects cleverly hidden within each spread.  [Read more . . .]

Levi Pinfold illustrates Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 20th Anniversary
Blog post 12127

Bloomsbury Publishing launch a stunning new celebratory collection of Harry Potter house editions this month featuring delectable illustrations by award winning illustrator Levi Pinfold. Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff, Slitheryn and Gryffindor are all represented in their dedicated house colours with the hardback editions wrapped in lavish gilded dust jackets [Read more . . .]