A versatile artist in black and white and colour, with a warm, charming and captivating illustrative style. Illustrator of the Oliver Gruffle series by Anna Southwell, published by Beachy Books Partner Publishing.
Joanna has worked as an artist and illustrator for over twenty years with her work sold both nationally and internationally for clients ranging from Shreds for Harrods and Selfridges to Halcyon Days Fine Enamels in Mayfair, ITV and Paddington Bear & Co.
Her work in children’s books includes some of the biggest selling brands in the world. She has also worked for award winning authors like Lynne Reid Banks, as well as numerous publishers and authors with fantastic stories to tell. Joanna also works as an Art Director on publishing, editorial and packaging projects enjoying collaboration and communication as both an illustrator and an art director, meeting deadlines however tight.
Her clients include The World of Dinosaur Roar, fairy brand children’s books for a major publisher with Dynamo Ltd as well as poses and icons with Michelle Porte-Davis Design for Paddington Bear & Co’s Official Illustrated Brand Guide. Illustration for packaging, TV and film props (Lewis with ITV), interpreted historical illustration as Lead Artist on Herts Hidden Heroines for Trestle Theatre Company, giftware design for The Sherlock Holmes Museum.