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Great Understanding Illustration reviews

Illustration Cloud: “Full and informed commentary on each project is interspersed with quotes and background detail by the illustrator concerned. Many insights are revealed by the artists when talking about their work. The text is completed with a reprinting of … Continue reading

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Understanding Illustration panel event

The publication of Understanding Illustration in UK and USA is celebrated with a panel event at London’s prestigious bookstore, Foyles. Renowned illustrators, Sara Fanelli, and George Butler, who both feature in the book will be in discussion with authors Jo … Continue reading

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Jo Davies and Derek Brazell have authored three books on illustration. Understanding Illustration is now available

Derek Brazell & Jo Davies Published by A&C Black/Bloomsbury 16 January 2014 UK, 13 March USA Featuring an international range of top-of-their-game illustrators, Understanding Illustration examines an eclectic and carefully selected set of fascinating images and projects that look at … Continue reading

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Making Great Illustration Exhibition

Making Great Illustration Monday 10 September – Saturday 20 October The Peninsula Arts Gallery Plymouth University, Roland Levinsky Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA The Making Great Illustration exhibition, based on the book of the same name, was a … Continue reading

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‘Ambitious’ MGI

‘Making Great Illustration is an ambitious bid to give more substance to the literature, and it presents a convincing list, almost a canon, of 30 illustrators from several generations.’ Great review in Eye – the international review of graphic design

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