Commissions include work for The Royal National Theatre and Leica Microsystems.Gwen has had experience within the creative industries since 1997 during her B.A. in Theatre Design as a scenic art apprentice. She worked as a freelance designer for The Royal National Connections Festival of Youth Theatre, then after completing a P.G.C.E. teaching qualification, practised in art colleges and undertook teaching work for related projects with an organisation called Creative Partnerships. More recently, Gwen gained a M.A. (distinction) in illustration at Camberwell College of art. She has contributed work published by Dorling and Kindersley, The Blake Society and Bloomsbury.