An illustrated map showing the twenty countries participating in the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The print dimensions are about 42cm wide and 16cm high. The vast majority of my illustrations start life in pencil in my sketchbook. I then scan them in, redraw them in Adobe Illustrator and sometimes finish them in Photoshop using textures […]
An illustrated USA map showing all fifty states of the U.S.A. with their state animal and the state capital. Several states have the same animal, for example, Arkansas, Georgia, and Illinois all have the white-tailed deer as their state mammal.
This illustrated map was created as part of an educational package for schools explaining the importance of Fingal during the Easter Rising 1916. I designed a booklet at A4 size which folded out to the map at A2 size. The illustrated characters represent different groups involved in the Rising, including the Irish Volunteers and the Irish […]
Ah, the beautiful sub-continent of India. A place I’ve visited and would love to go back to again. This illustrated map of India shows some interesting facts about the people and culture of India and the location of some of the major cities. It was created for a book on travel activities around the world.
An illustrated map showing the routes taken by the Vikings leaving Norway, Sweden and Denmark on their way to Britain and Ireland. I’ve used mostly muted tones on this picture with just a touch of red on the viking ship sails, the scary sea monster and the rosy cheeks of the viking. He’s not too […]
An illustrated map showing the island of Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, U.S.A. The map features the main lighthouses on the island, surfing on the south coast, the little church in Siasconset and the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge near the northern tip.
I drew this map showing historic Swords Castle and its surroundings as part of a brochure I designed for Fingal County Council.Swords Castle was built as the manorial residence of the first Anglo-Norman Archbishop of Dublin, John Comyn, around 1200 or a little later in Swords, just north of Dublin. The castle was never strong […]
Illustrated map showing the parade route and locations of restaurants, cafes and shops in the town of Swords, Co. Dublin. The map was created along with illustrated posters and flyers to advertise the parade.
This is illustration was created for Uniquely Dublin competition and features a map of the Phoenix Park in Dublin. On the map, you can see Dublin Zoo, Aras An Uchatarain (where the president lives), the wellington monument and some families and park visitors enjoying this beautiful area. I’m delighted to say that this map WON […]