Monthly Archives: August 2011

Marian Bantjes

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About It’s the scenic west coast of Canada. After a bus ride out from Vancouver to Horseshoe Bay, photographer Paul, myself and Hilary (my mum has come … Continue reading

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Tanya Ling

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About It must be summer. I’m exiting a South London tube station and there is a guy selling tennis balls and strawberries – yes, it’s Wimbledon time. … Continue reading

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Olivier Kugler

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About      I meet photographer Andrea in the cafe below the north London studio complex Olivier Kugler shares with other creatives and businesses. According to the Guardian … Continue reading

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Matthew Cook

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About A short walk from his local North London underground station, Matthew’s home is part of a typical terraced street. With his wife and young daughter out, … Continue reading

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Laura Carlin

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About There’s no photographer available for the day I interview Laura Carlin so I’m alone as I make the journey to South London on a grey March day. Laura … Continue reading

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David Downton

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About When you know that the person you are about to interview hangs out with supermodels and celebrities, preparing for an interview suddenly seems to take on a different … Continue reading

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Dave McKean

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About Meeting Dave McKean was a near disaster. He is a busy illustrator involved with projects and commissions, which mean that he is scheduled months in advance. … Continue reading

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Alex Trochut

Report from interviews for the Making Great Illustration book. For more info see About The metro system in Barcelona whisks you around the city efficiently, though it’s a bit disconcerting hearing the frequent announcements in English about the danger of … Continue reading

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