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Children's book illustrations

I have worked with writers and teachers for many years.

Above, "spelling", a Harry Potter type young wizard, the lettering is from a real (40 yrs old)! alphabet patterns primer. Done for creative writing in the classroom for a Northern primary school.

 

 

Bruce and the chocolate cake, from Matilda. For creative writing in the classroom.
And here's Matilda!
Hurricane Hilda Illustrations
Hurricane Hilda Illustrations
I've been working with Elaine May Smith for some years, and illustrated the 'Hurricane Hilda' series of children's books for her. Here is Mr Crabby Crab.
From Mr Crabby Crab - a Hurricane Hilda story
a picture done for creative writing lessons for schoolchildren in Lancashire.
Used as a cover for Primary Matters, March 2017.
Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl
This is a cover illustration used in 2016 by Primary Matters magazine. It's a subscription magazine for UK teachers. I have provided cover illos for Primary Matters several times, the most recent being June 2019.
"Prince, Witch & lily"
a picture done for creative writing lessons for schoolchildren in Lancashire
Albert and The Lion
Albert and The Lion
This is the intro panel for a series of cartoons based on the famous poem. Also done for creative writing for schoolchildren.
Mill Girls
Mill Girls
An illustration for a series of 'Titanic' pictures. Done for creative writing in the classroom and 'Primary Matters' magazine.
Cargoes by John Masefield, verse 1. The poem we all learnt to recite in primary school...
Cargoes, verse 2
Cargoes verse 3 - the only verse most of us can remember!
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