Tess Smith-Roberts
Daft Monk Beer Label

Commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
Brief from The Cheese Bar for their collaboration with Beer52 - a label for their Belgian Dubbel beer flavoured with figs!

How was the illustration used:
Beer label

How did you make this work:
Who knew drawing monks with giant cheese and figs could be so fun?

Commissioner Company :
The Cheese Bar

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Kingston School of Art
Illustration Animation
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Tess is an illustrator and printmaker based in London. She approaches her work with humour, bold shapes, and a playful use of colour. As well as editorial illustration, she also creates a range of printed matter, such as risograph prints, screen prints and t-shirts. Tess is also co-founder and curator of Desk Jockey Zine, a zine by illustrators for illustrators, asking important questions like “What the fuck is illustration?”