I am a Illustrator from the Midlands in the UK, who specialises in narrative illustration.  I enjoy playing with texture, scale and composition. I currently mostly work in pencil, drawing each element, then colouring and enhancing in photoshop.
 
Clients

Walker Books - The Times, Eureka Magazine - Black Dog Publishing - Bostock and Politt 


Competitions

• WIA 2024 Longlisted Artist for 'our trip to  the park'  - Children's Publishing
• The Book Illustration Competition 2014 - Run by the House of Illustration and Folio Society - Shortlisted in the top 25 to illustrate Heart of Darkness.
• Cheltenham Illustration Awards 2013 - Highly Commended in the Emerging Talent Category
• The Book Illustration Competition 2013 - Run by the House of Illustration and Folio Society - Shortlisted in the top 25 to illustrate Brave New World
• Selected for the AOI's Images competition in annuals 34, 35 and 36
• Winner of the Norfolk Contemporary Art Society 'Best in NUCA Degree Show' - 2009

Education

MA Children's Book Illustration with Distinction
Cambridge School of Art, 2012
First Class BA (Hons.) Graphic Design (Illustration)
Norwich University of the Arts, 2009

All Images found on this site are copyright of Joanne Young Illustration 2024
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