Beatrice Simpkiss

Beatrice Simpkiss

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
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Beatrice Simpkiss

Beatrice Simpkiss

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Im a Illustrator based in North London I love chaos and colour !
  • AQUILA Magazine Commission
    AQUILA Magazine CommissionCommissioned spread for Aquila Magazine, the Industrial Revolution Edition.
  • Swimming Pool
    Swimming Pool
  • Marrakech Personal Project
    Marrakech Personal ProjectPersonal images inspired by the Souks of Marrakech
  • Explore Marrakech
    Explore MarrakechThis is a page from my Final project for my BA Hons Illustration, a children's book about the city of Marrakech, Morocco. Having visited recently I felt inspired by the city's intense business, bright colors and vibrancy to record this experience. The city of Marrakech is one of the cultural and commercial hubs of North Africa. I found the amazing colourful 'Souks' ( markets) very inspirational and to me it seemed like the perfect material to create a Non fiction children's book exploring thes
  • Explore Marrakech Mock Up Book
    Explore Marrakech Mock Up Book
  • SPLASH! Pattern Design
    SPLASH! Pattern Design
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Projects credited in
  • Arts University Bournemouth, BA (Hons) Illustration
    Arts University Bournemouth, BA (Hons) IllustrationThe BA Illustration course at AUB is founded on an inclusive notion of illustration, that recognises the breadth of practices, and contexts within which it operates. Here, students define their own universe whilst building the skills to enable them to adapt to the rapidly expanding and diversifying field of contemporary illustration, whether those are drawing, print, digital or time-based practices. AUB illustration students are resourceful and agile creatives who maintain a clear sense of th
  • Safety First
    Safety FirstMy double page feature looking into the return of music festivals in the UK and Europe post-pandemic, for the July 2021 issue of The Skinny. This was the lead feature in the Music Festivals Special issue. Art Direction by Rachael Hood and Design by Phoebe Willison, with Illustrations by Beatrice Simpkiss.
  • Mary Anning Rocks Fundraiser
    Mary Anning Rocks FundraiserArts and Science soiree celebrating unsung women from the past to inspire women of the future... In collaboration with the nationwide campaign 'Mary Anning Rocks' raising funds and awareness for a statue of groundbreaking geologist Mary Anning. Featuring: Art Sale, Female Guest Speakers working in STEM, Merchandise, Live Performance
Work history
    Freelance IllustratorSelf Employed
    London, United KingdomFreelance
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Indesign
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Illustrator
    D&AD New Blood logo
    D&AD New Blood logo
    D&AD New Blood CreativeD&AD New Blood
    London, United Kingdom
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    Foundation Diploma in Art and DesignUniversity of The Arts London (UAL)
    St Albans, United Kingdom
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    D&AD New Blood logo
    D&AD New Blood logo
    D&AD New Blood Festival Ones to Watch WinnerD&AD New Blood
    Penguin Random House UK logo
    Penguin Random House UK logo
    2nd Place Children's Cover Award Penguin Student Design Award 2020Penguin Random House UK
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