PERSEPHONE, the third in my 'Greek Myths' series. Persephone descends to the underworld, taking the warmth of spring with her. Prints available in the shop.  The previous illustrations in the series are ICARUS and MEDUSA. 


'Welcome' a new illustration about snowy nights and fun times. Featuring happy dogs, a grumpy cat and the people you love in comedy jumpers.


MEDUSA, the second in my 'Greek Myths' series. Prints are available here. The first in the series was ICARUS, here.

Animal Antipodes

 Animal Antipodes, my new book, publishes today in the U.S with Creston Books.  Available at all good bookshops and online. Please see my Goodreads page for a helpful list! Reviewed by Kirkus here. Detail shots, making-of and more is available on my instagram or twitter. Thanks for reading!


ICARUS, a new piece from a project about Greek Myth. Inspired by Greek pottery and pop culture. Prints are available here.


'Boudica' The Iceni warrior Queen burns London to the ground in her revenge against the Romans.


'Gogmagog'. An ancient tale, the hero fights the giant Gogmagog and helps found Britain, with London as its capital. Inspired by bronze age artifacts found in the Thames.

The Detective

'The Detective'. Book cover illustration inspired by the detective story, 'The Cuckoos Calling' by Robert Galbraith. (personal project)

Tech support

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Goodnight, Seahorse

Happy to say that  ‘Goodnight, Seahorse’ my board book about a sleepy seahorse, publishes today! Available at all good bookshops, and online.