29 August – 3 September
Espacio Gallery 159 Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 7DG
The show will feature work by 30 illustrators and artists inspired by adventure, exploration and discovery in a range of mediums from traditional print, collage digital art, as well a virtual reality installation.
The diverse line up of artists include AOI Illustration Awards nominees Andrew Baker and Amber Cooper-Davies, Folio Society shortlister Zanna Allen, Threadneedle shorlister Ben Hendy, D&AD winner Nicole Cowan as well as Children’s book illustrators Martin Ursell, Ellie Snowdon and Daniel Duncan
Artists from the Drawn Chorus Collective will be taking part
Alongside the show there is a series of themed creative workshops such as bookbinding and lino printing which includes a complimentary glass of prosecco and a chance to visit the show after hours.
Lino printed tote bags Wednesday 30 August 2017 6:30-9pm – Learn to carve a vintage botanical design into lino and hand print your very own tote bag with Summer Du Plessis. Get inspired by vintage botanical illustrations to make a personalised tote bag, perfect for shopping or giving as a gorgeous and thoughtful gift.
Bookbinding with maps Friday 1 September 2017 6:30-9pm – Learn to make beautiful hand-stitched hardback notebooks with Amber Cooper-Davies. In this two and a half hour workshop, you’ll be guided through the process of building and stitching your very own unique hardback notebook, or giving as a gift.