Emily Beresford

Emily Beresford

IllustratorDerby, United Kingdom
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Emily Beresford

Emily Beresford

IllustratorDerby, United Kingdom
About me
A third year Illustration student frequenting in rapportage illustrations and live illustration for events often conferences and summits. I have a particular focus on line detail and marks making and enjoying exploring different areas of design!
  • Monkey Barbers
    Monkey BarbersMy submission to the Northern Illustration prize given the brief "Monkey". I worked on creating monkeys with eccentric hairstyles and went bananas!
  • Oink-cidents
    Oink-cidentsThe idea for this project was to create something set in a factory. I created a factory misshape featuring the mix up of a livestock and clay delivery creating some pig mistakes! (
  • Emily's Arc
    Emily's ArcI love drawing animals so I created a digital arc(hive) of my illustrations
  • Dog days
    Dog daysWhen you spend too much time with your dog...
  • Derby Book Festival
    Derby Book FestivalSubmission to the Derby Book Festival 2019 Programme cover and banner illustration competition.
  • squirrels like us
    squirrels like usA very literal outcome from the brief, "being human"! Set in a tree, as we travel down wesee animals knitting each other human attributes, each animal knitting the human features they require whether it be disguises or evolutionary adaptions.
Work history
    Graphic IllustratorUniversity of Derby
    Derby, United KingdomFreelance
    Creating Graphic Illustrations through the University of Derby's Teaching and Learning Conference. Some observational, others visual metaphors and visual notes iterating the themes and ideas conveyed through the talks.
    Live event illustratorUniversity of Derby
     - Derby, United KingdomFreelance
    Preforming live illustration on stage for the University of Derby's court event. Illustrating musical theatre acts such as dance and drumming routines and visualising both the themes and whole event in general.
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  • Line Drawing
  • Mark Making
  • Editorial Illustration
  • Life Drawing
  • Live Event
  • Adobe Photoshop
    BA (hons) IllustrationUniversity of Derby
    Derby, United Kingdom
    Not yet achieved, only just entering my third year.