Patrick is a London-based illustrator focusing on fiction and has published multiple projects with Oxford University Press’ educational division; stories of vikings and warrior queens, planetary pioneers and mystery beasts.
Working with a mix of traditional and digital media, typically from sketchbook to Adobe CC, Patrick is a ‘chameleon’ kind of illustrator, the end result typically depends on the story and the media chosen and so is able bring a distinct style to your story.
Patrick’s childhood favourites like Asterix, Tintin and 2000AD were immeasurably formative, and he still loves loves loves comic books and comic book artists.
Illustrator crushes are numerous but Patrick greatly admire Lorenzo Mattotti, Mike Mignola, Lisbeth Swerger, Lu Yanguang, Tin Can Forest, Becky Cloonan, Fiona Staples, Sam Weber, Jordan Crane… it’s a long list and there are many many more. There really are.
Though he shows little graphic design on this website, Patrick takes huge pride in working with some wonderful regular clients, including:
- Girlguiding UK
- Classics for All
- Elton John AIDS Foundation
- Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity
- Carrot Communications PR agency
- The Social Element social media agency
Work includes promotional materials, training manuals, books, working organisational documents, newsletters, UX design and email marketing.