Commissions available

Commissions available

Do you have a special event or a family occasion that you’d like to commemorate? Have you ever considered an original illustrated piece? I am often asked to illustrate family members, draw at conferences or record peoples’ reactions to special events in schools,...
Pet Portraits

Pet Portraits

I have just finished drawing this gorgeous black Labrador pet portrait in my trusty ‘B’ pencil! Using many sketches from life and a few reference photos, the portrait took nearly 2 days to complete and I have enjoyed every amazing, challenging moment! I...
Creative Leicestershire’s Artist of the Week

Creative Leicestershire’s Artist of the Week

I’m proud to say that I have been chosen by Creative Leicestershire as their Artist of the Week! I’d like to thank them for the kind support. They wrote; “Our Artist of the Week, Katy lives in a little village just outside of Market Harborough. After...
Storyboarding Workshop – ‘Anna Conda’

Storyboarding Workshop – ‘Anna Conda’

This is the wonderful illustrated ‘outcome’ of my storyboarding workshops with some of the students at Bourne Academy in November. Working with Michelle Lever (Library Manager and talented story writer) and a superb, creative bunch of Year 7 and 8...
Inktober 2018

Inktober 2018

I’m thrilled to have my work featured (again!) in the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrator’s (SCBWI) online magazine ‘Words and Pictures’, as part of their Open Sketchbooks feature.

Birthday Conga Card for the AUB

Birthday Conga Card for the AUB

I was very excited to be commissioned by the Alumni Team at the Arts University Bournemouth to design and illustrate a special yearly birthday card for all their Alumni. I wanted to illustrate something a little bit different from previous designs and the idea of a...
In Heaven at Home

In Heaven at Home

I am absolutely delighted to team up with Market Harborough’s very own ‘In Heaven at Home’ to sell a selection of my unique, original and 100% handmade cards. Please, if you have the chance, do go and visit them – not only does ‘In Heaven...
More Dictionary Commissions!

More Dictionary Commissions!

I’ve been asked to illustrate a number of dictionary commissions recently, working straight onto the pages of a dictionary published in 1858. This gorgeous crab image is currently winging its way to a café!
Take One Brick

Take One Brick

I have been working with Pinchmill Lower School for the past year, to create an organic, external mural entitled ‘Take One Brick’. Each child in the school has drawn something unique and special to them, inspired by their school motto, which has then been...
Radiator Cover Designs for Radwraps

Radiator Cover Designs for Radwraps

I’ve been having a lovely time designing radiator covers for a new and innovative company, Radwraps. I was contacted on Social media by the Managing Director and am now happily coming up with new ideas for radiator covers specifically to go in schools and nurseries....
Mural Boards Commission for Westfield School, Bedford

Mural Boards Commission for Westfield School, Bedford

I have just completed 15 of these huge, colourful subject boards for a fantastic School in Bedford. Designed to be ‘transportable’ (although they’re 2.4m by 1.2m!), these boards can be placed anywhere in the school for anyone to enjoy them! The background for...
St Monica’s Nursery Mural

St Monica’s Nursery Mural

One of my most favourite commissions of 2016! This entirely interactive external nursery mural for a School in Milton Keynes, took 9 days to complete – and the painting was only stopped for an hour due to rain! More of my mural work can be seen on my mural...