Illustration Projects

Illustration Projects


1916 Rising Women On Bicycles (RothaÍocht na mBan)

To commemorate the role of women in the 1916 Rising, Fingal County Council commissioned me to create a set of illustrations and designs to promote their event called RothaÍocht na mBan (Women on Bicycles). A variety of women from different social classes played a huge...

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Revolution Illustrations

I was a finalist in the Fire illustration competition based on the theme of Revolution. I entered three images which you can see above. My concept of Revolution was the idea of turning off your computer/tablet/phone and just go outside. Don't tell anyone where you...

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Giselle Ballet Poster

Pointe Blank is an initiative created by the Birmingham Royal Ballet and I was thrilled to be one of twenty five illustrators involved in this project. The project is described as follows: Collections of original images inspired by the plots of major narrative works...

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Aer Lingus Cara Magazine Cover

Cara - Aer Lingus in-flight magazine cover celebrating 80 years of flying. This illustration was a lovely commission for Cara Magazine, the in-flight magazine for Aer Lingus. Art Director Clare Meredith (thank you Clare!) contacted me about doing the cover for a very...

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Historically Famous People Illustrated

This is an ongoing personal project to create illustrations of some famous historical characters. I will add more illustrations as I do them. Some of these famous folk are still living but most are dead. Vera Rubin - Astronomer Vera Rubin was a physicist and...

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Things You May Not Have Known About Vikings

This project brief was to illustrate and design a set of facts about Viking behaviour. Some of these facts may not be so well known. The facts were presented for children on a set of pull-up panels accompanying an exhibition for adults about Viking life in Fingal. I...

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Brian Boru and the Vikings

To commemorate the town of Swords connection with the 1000th anniversary of the Battle of Clontarf and the death of Brian Boru, Fingal County Council organised a weekend of activities in the town of Swords itself that included a night time torch-light parade to mark...

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Marina Willer Portrait For Offset Conference Dublin

This piece was commissioned for OFFSET, the wonderful 3-day creative conference which takes place in Dublin every year. Marina Willer is a partner at Pentagram and was one of the speakers at the conference and I was delighted to have the opportunity to make her...

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Professions – Unusual Jobs People Do

A series of illustrations showing some of the jobs people do. Includes Astronauts, Chefs, Flamenco Dancers and Elvis Impersonators. The illustration of Chef "Bruno Bourdin Blanc" was used in a French language education book. Niall Legstrong Astronaut Maria the...

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