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Inside Bloomsbury Publishing for Illustrators

30th August 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Explore the art of becoming a professional illustrator, working with publishers and designing beautiful books that win awards at the Bloomsbury Institute.

In a brand new event series, Inside Bloomsbury, key members of the Bloomsbury team will talk about what they do in more detail than ever before, discussing what it takes to illustrate book jackets that please authors, agents and publishers.

Bloomsbury is well-known in the publishing industry for beautiful and eye-catching cover designs. At this event, you’ll hear from two of Bloomsbury’s award-winning designers, Greg Heinimann and Emma Ewbank, together with Jon Cockley, co-founder of the Handsome Frank Illustration Agency, as they share their expertise and advice to illustrators who want to work with traditional publishers like Bloomsbury, and beyond. Their discussion will be chaired by Derek Brazell, co-author of Becoming a Successful Illustrator (2nd edition, Bloomsbury, 2017).

Meet the Panel:
– Greg Heinimann, Assistant Art Director, Bloomsbury Publishing

– Emma Ewbank, Senior Designer (Adult Trade), Bloomsbury Publishing

– Jon Cockley, Co-Founder, Handsome Frank illustration agency

Chaired by: Derek Brazell, writer, artist, Project Manager for Association of Illustrators and co-author of Becoming a Successful Illustrator

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Bloomsbury Publishing
50 Bedford Square
London, WC1B 3DP United Kingdom


Bloomsbury Publishing