Lydia Ripper is an art director and illustrator.
She was born in Luton but now calls Brixton home.
She studied graphic design at Nottingham Trent
University and focused on children’s picture books
for her final show. Asked to showcase her final
year’s work at two graphic design shows, she
was headhunted to join the creative team at
notonthehighstreet.com. Now she spends her time
art directing by day and illustrating by night. She
brings an inimitable sense of style to everything
she does: from makeup artistry and face painting
to fashion and hair modelling. *She’s also set up
a dedicated Instagram account as an outlet for
her ‘compulsive doodling’