Getting inside children’s book illustration

For the December installment of Great Western Studios’ Inside Design series, things are taking something of a cute turn with illustrators Bruce Ingman and Trisha Krauss

The Pencil
The Pencil

The pair will be showing their work at an exhibition at the west London gallery, and kids that visit the show will be encouraged to interact with the works to create their own storybook characters.

Cindesend
Cindesend

Grown-ups, meanwhile, can take in the show’s explorations of the relationships between illustrator, writer and publisher.

The Runaway Dinner
The Runaway Dinner

Liverpool-born Ingman has worked on numerous children’s books, including a number of collaborations with The Jolly Postman creator Allan Ahlberg.

Bruce Ingman
Bruce Ingman

Krauss was born in America, but is now based in London. She has illustrated for publications including The New Yorker, The New York Times and the Washington Post, and last year published Maude, The Not so Noticeable Shrimpton.

Trisha Krauss' studio
Trisha Krauss’ studio

Inside Design with Bruce Ingman and Trisha Krauss runs until 18 December at Great Western Studios, 65 Alfred Road, London W2

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