Monthly Archives: October 2016

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Jim Kay’s illustrations are well received

Since publication three weeks ago, the illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets has topped the Wall Street Journal Bestseller List and also been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Award. Many congratulations to Jim. If you’d like … Continue reading

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Climbing to the Light

A new painting by John Harris sold at Christies’ auction of Bande Dessinee and Illustration on 19th November at their Paris saleroom.

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Neil Packer and Barroux

The House of Illustration in London hosted an event with second-year Central St Martin’s illustration students last week which was organised by the French Institute. You may know it as ‘consequences’ but in France it’s ‘cadavre exquis’, or ‘exquisite corpse’. … Continue reading

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Publication of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

It’s 3rd October 2016, and the edition of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, illustrated by Jim Kay,will be published tomorrow. We’re hoping that Jim will be interviewed on The One Show on BBC1 tonight. You can also see … Continue reading

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Foucault’s Pendulum originals

Neil Packer has illustrated Foucault’s Pendulum for the Folio Society and the result is an exquisite set of the finest paintings. Those originals are now for sale and can be found here. There are two examples above. If you’re interested … Continue reading

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