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Seven League Boots | 2019 © Natalie Knowles Art

Book Illustration Competition 2019 – Howl’s Moving Castle

Today the longlist was revealed for the Book Illustration Competition 2019, organised by The Folio Society and the House of Illustration. This year's book was Howl's Moving Castle by Dianne Wynne Jones. Three illustrations and a binding design are the requirements for entry, my submissions are shown here (with an added Dog-Man 🙂 ). With … Continue reading Book Illustration Competition 2019 – Howl’s Moving Castle

Sheringham Lifeboat | 2019 © Natalie Knowles Art

Launching the Lifeboat, 1904

Sheringham-Muzillac Twinning Association commissioned this illustration. They wanted a typical, historical Sheringham scene as a gift for a Muzillac-based member. The distinctive West-end slipway is just the same today, but the lifeboat is now a fast-rescue boat that is housed at the far end of the promenade. ** June 2019 Update ** I was delighted … Continue reading Launching the Lifeboat, 1904

How To Be The Perfect Cat Parent | 2019 © Natalie Knowles Art

How To Be The Perfect Cat Parent

Feline very excited to reveal the new book cover design for animal health author Gillian Carrick. We are continuing an seven year collaboration, where I have contributed illustrations, book cover designs and veterinary diagrams to Gill's books. Gill's website is here. Click here to see previous work I have completed for Gill.

07 | © Natalie Knowles Art

Christmassier and Christmassier!

It's Alice in a Winter Wonderland. I am delighted to reveal my 2018 Christmas card. It has been an incredible year for Natalie Knowles Art. I joined the Association of Illustrators and got a listing on the Directory of Illustration and Women Who Draw. In February, I exhibited illustrations in Shoreditch as part of the … Continue reading Christmassier and Christmassier!

The Portraits | © Natalie Knowles 2017

The Portraits exhibition private view

A huge thank you to everyone who has supported The Portraits exhibition at Anteros Arts Foundation. It's late on Thursday night but I just wanted to post some photos from this evening. I have been overwhelmed by the comments and the amount of friends, family, artists and fellow creatives who braved the torrential rain to … Continue reading The Portraits exhibition private view