The Grubbs family
A collection of etchings created for the TV series Flowers (@FlowersOnTV) for Channel 4. Written by Will Sharpe (@willtomsharpe). Available on 4OD and definitely worth watching.
A series of monoprints and a pencil-drawing illustrating Frankenstien.
Three illustrations for three books
Illustrations to go along the bottom edge of the page. Used in Anthony McGowan’s books: Brook, Pike and The Fall. Published by Barrington Stoke.
An etching created for my agent’s Christmas wrapping-paper, which is to be sent out to various clients. It also turned into this years Christmas card.
Danger at the roundabout
A multi-plate etching created from a story about a grandmother and her grandson in the car back from school.
To celebrate the launch of my online shop I’m showing a group of etchings based on the story of Coraline by Neil Gaiman. All the cat-prints are available to buy from the online store.
Sagan om Halvdan Hårde
Picturebook created with Erik Magntorn. Published in Sweden by Hirschfeld Förlag in February 2015.
Two versions for the Christmas-card of 2014. Both are reduction woodcuts.
An etching created for the winter-season.
Julia and the Triple C
Picturebook written and illustrated by me. Published in 2014 by Ratatosk Publishing in a small edition of 500 copies. Every copy is signed and numbered. For sale for £15 + postage from the store.
A series of small etchings (15 x 10 cm) created after having read Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan. For sale from the store.
Two Swedish book-projects
The cover for two young adult fiction books by Annelis Johansson. Plus some of the spot-illustration. Published in Sweden by Opal in 2014 and 2015.
Dragon of Dirty Dishes print
An etching created for the Christmas-card of 2013. For sale from the store.
New York Cab Hailing
A series of prints showing a multitude of ways to hail a cab in New York. Created during a scholarship at the Manhattan Graphic Centre in the summer of 2012.
Ture Torsk Torsdag
Picturebook created with Erik Magntorn. Published in Sweden by Lindskog Förlag in 2012.
Picturebook published in Korea by Aga World Co Ltd in 2011.
Sjung för mig pappa
Picturebook created with Stefan Casta. Published in Sweden by Opal in 2011.
Luddi and the alien
Screenprints with a story created for a solo-exhibition in the art-museum of Oskarshamn in Sweden in 2010.
The Gift of the Magi
Picturebook published in Korea by Aga World Co Ltd in 2010.
A multi-plate etching created for an Alphabet-exhibition at Will’s Art Warehouse, London, in 2010. My dedicated letter was J.
Simma lugnt Mörten Maud
Picturebook created with Stefan Casta. Publihsed in Sweden by Opal in 2009.
Over the Himalayas
Picturebook published in Korea by Yeo Won Media in 2008. Also published in Taiwan.
Gå och bada Mister Räf!
Picturebook created with Stefan Casta. Published in Sweden by Opal in 2007. The illustrations were rewarded ‘Elsa Bescow Plaketten’ from the Swedish Library Association. Also published in French and Russian.
Stories under the fridge
An etching created for the Christmas-card of 2006.
Creatures of No Particular Importance
A series of drawings with explanatory text created for a solo-exhibition in Hops Bar, Covert Garden, London in 2003.
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