Charlotte Orr
Culture and Craic in Victorian Belfast

An illustrated travel guide to Belfast featuring 30 landmarks established during the Victorian era


Un-commissioned | Professional

How were your illustrations used? :
Book Cover/s, Book inside or spot illustration/s, College or university project, Interior design and wayfinding, Self Promotion/portfolio, Whole book design

How did you make this work:
MA Illustration FMP. Hand-drawn illustrations created using calligraphy pens to capture architectural details and acrylic markers to add vibrant colour; the use of yellow reflects Belfast's famous Harland and Wolff Cranes. The illustrations accompany text to form a guidebook, highlighting 30 places to visit in and around Belfast, Northern Ireland to encourage tourism and capture a sense of place.

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Falmouth University

Currently Based:
United Kingdom (UK)

Charlotte is a freelance illustrator and lecturer in Art and Design. She has completed a BA and an MA in Illustration, both from Falmouth University and has worked as an illustrator for 10 years. Her clients include Quadrille Publishing, The Folio Society, Ebury Press and St Michael's Mount. Charlotte enjoys traditional hand-drawn techniques, particularly for non-fiction projects.