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Beatrice Alemagna's Unique and Charming Picture Books

Alemagna manages to retain a recognisable aesthetic through all of her work, but for each new book she utilises different materials. Her illustrati...

Robert Ingpen's Magical Classics

  Every month we blog about an illustrator that we love, giving you the opportunity to learn more about your favourite artists' backgrounds and in...

Shirley Hughes' Timeless Appeal

Shirley Hughes is best known for her Alfie series, about the daily lives of a little boy called Alfie, his sister Annie Rose, and their family and...

Layers of Meaning: Kaatje Vermeire's Innovative Illustrations

Kaatje Vermeire is just one of the great illustrators currently working on the continent, who are strangely underappreciated by English speaking au...

The Man Who Made Miffy: Dick Bruna's Life and Art

Every month we blog about an illustrator that we love, giving you the opportunity to learn more about your favourite authors' background and influ...

Kay Nielsen: The Forgotten Genius

Every month we focus a blog on an illustrator that we love, giving you the opportunity to learn more about your favourite authors' background and ...

Chris Haughton's Deceptively Simple Storybooks

Every month we focus a blog on an illustrator that we love, giving you the opportunity to learn more about your favourite authors' background and ...

Suburban Surrealism: The World of Shaun Tan

Our Illustrator of the Month blog series is a chance to find out more about your favourite illustrators, or to discover new ones. So far, we’ve wr...

A Hidden Gem: The Warmth and Wit of Sven Nordqvist

Our Illustrator of the Month blog series focuses on some of our favourite illustrators, their lives and their works. This is a chance to learn mor...

More than Moomins: The Life and Works of Tove Jansson, our Illustrator of the Month

Tove Jansson self-portrait © Moomin Characters™ Our ‘Illustrator of the Month’ blog series focuses on some of our favourite illustrators, their liv...

Illustrator of the Month: Elsa Beskow

Our ‘Illustrator of the Month’ blog series focuses on some of our favourite illustrators, their lives and their works. This is a chance to learn m...

Illustrator of the Month: Tomi Ungerer

Our new ‘Illustrator of the Month’ blog series focuses on some of our favourite illustrators, their lives and their works. This is a chance to le...