• HiFest - Sandra Dieckmann

    Sandra Dieckmann

    Sandra Dieckmann’s work mainly revolves around nature and wildlife, drifting, dreams and the things that touch her personally. A lot of her work is self iniated and sold online and through an extensive list of worldwide stockists. Sandra’s work has also been applied to a wide array of international commissions and projects, working with clients like Sky, Lily Cole, WWF, Andersen Press and Al Jazeera.

  • David Litchfield

    David Litchfield’s work has appeared in magazines, newspapers, books and on T-shirts. He has also exhibited his illustrations in both solo and group shows in the U.K, Europe and America. David’s first picture book ‘The Bear & The Piano’ will be published by Frances Lincoln in September 2015. Recent clients include Frances Lincoln, Faber & Faber, Aardman Animation and The Daily Telegraph

  • HiFest - Lauren Radley

    Lauren Radley

    Lauren Radley is a freelance illustrator and designer Lauren Radley, produces a range of beautifully illustrated products; from colourful prints and cards, to tea towels, tote bags, and lovingly painted ceramic jewellery. Clients include Ted Baker New York, Coffee Republic, Cancer Research UK and The National Trust.

  • George Butler

    George Butler is an artist and illustrator specialising in travel and current affairs. His drawings, done in situ are in pen, ink and watercolour. In March 2014 he was commissioned by Doctors of the World to record the living conditions of the Syrian refugees in the Bekaa valley in Lebanon. Again the work was shown on the BBC and in the Guardian before being exhibited at the V&A Museum

  • HiFest 2014

    HiFest 2014 has come and gone, and its safe to say that for its first incarnation it was a splendid success! After a few late nights, and a nervous morning it was such a comfort to see the troops of wonderful exhibitors arriving at the doors of The Atrium (incredibly punctually) The doors opened promptly at 11am, with crowds already starting to gather. From the very moment visitors entered they were met by superb illustrative talent in the form of Scriberia, who created a ‘Desert Island Pics’ installation, in which they interviewed a number of illustrators and live scribed their responses in an incredible stream of illustration info graphics. To…

  • Nobrow

    Nobrow works with talented illustrators from around the world to produce books, prints and other fine collectable objects. Known for publishing the works of Blexbolex, Luke Pearson, Jon McNaught, Jesse Moynihan and Ben Newman.  

  • HiFest - Paul Burgess

    Paul Burgess

    Paul Burgess is a freelance illustrator, designer, photographer, artist and writer. He lives and works in St Leonards-On-Sea. He is also Senior Lecturer for BA(Hons)/MDes Illustration at the University of Brighton. His clients include: The Guardian, Penguin Books, Island Records, The Observer, Elle,  GQ Magazine, Radio Times, Greenpeace, Harper Collins, New Scientist, The Independent, Sunday Times, Sex Pistols, Rough Trade Records, Top Shop, MTV, and many other editorial, design and advertising clients.

  • Zeel

    Zeel has worked as an editorial illustrator, comic artist, street artist, animation director and teacher since 1995. His work is concerned with telling stories through drawing and printmaking, or creating resonant effigies, or encapsulating ideas with simple icons.

  • HiFest - Matthew Pettit

    Matthew Pettit

    Matthew Pettit is an illustrator currently based in Kingston. He will be showcasing his own work and a mixture of the books published by Jazz Dad – works from artists like Ed Cheverton, Jack Teagle, Disa Wallander and Nick Edwards.