If you go down to the woods today…

Design Week, like much of the internet, has a lot of time for pictures of cute otters.

Curious Otter
Curious Otter

So imagine our delight on expanding a little zip file of cute illustrations – with otters, foxes, bears and owls.

 Bear and Cub
Bear and Cub

These lovely critters were created by illustrator Claire Hartigan, and are to go on show at paper-purveyor Fabriano Boutique, in London’s Covent Garden.

Two Little Owls
Two Little Owls

The pen and ink drawings are naturally executed on Fabriano papers by Hartigan, who studied at Kingston University.

 Two Foxes
Two Foxes

The illustrator will be showing how she works at a late night shopping event on 27 March at the store, where she will be drawing live as guests peruse Fabriano’s wares.

Heart of Gold
Heart of Gold

As well as paper, the boutique also sells stationery, leather and linen products. According to the brand, it was founded all the way back in 1264 – and as such, is now celebrating reaching the grand old age of 750 years-old.

Hide and Seek
Hide and Seek

Claire Hartigan’s illustrations are on display from 27 March – 4 April at Fabriano Boutique, 21 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9PU

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