Paul Garland
Ghost Bike


Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
For Philadelphia Magazine.To accompany an article about Philadelphia's ambitious plan to eliminate cycling traffic deaths on its streets and roads.

How was the illustration used:
Editorial image accompanying the article.

How did you make this work:
Pencil drawings, textures made from various printmaking techniques. Finished artwork completed using Apple Computers, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

Commissioner Name :
Jamie Leary
Commissioner Company :
Philadelphia Magazine

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Currently Based:
United Kingdom

Paul Garland was born in Somerset, England. Studied at Somerset College of Arts & Technology, Epsom School of Art and Plymouth University and currently works from his studio in the North of England. As a visual story teller, he creates intensely colourful, conceptual illustrations using metaphors to convey often quite complex stories for clients worldwide. His work has been recognised by the Society of Illustrators, American Illustration, 3x3, Luerzers Archive, Society of Illustrators of LA, the Association of Illustrators and the World Illustration Awards amongst others.