Josie Kennedy

IllustratorArbroath, United Kingdom
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Josie Kennedy

IllustratorArbroath, United Kingdom
About me
I am an illustrator from the east coast of Scotland fresh out of university, studying Communication Design at Grays School of Art. D&AD New Blood The Dots One to Watch 2020
  • Let's Grow Garden PackThis pack is designed to be an introduction to gardening for children and increase their awareness of the the natural wonders around them. By encouraging children to take part in activities in nature from an early age the hope is that a strong connection will be built. This pack provides children with stories and activities all based around gardening and being in nature, from growing a sunflower and bird watching. The aim of the picture book 'We Planted The Sun' is to encourage children to co
  • At The Fit O' The ToonA concertina book designed to act as a mini exhibition about the history of the fishing folk of Arbroath. The illustrations are inspired and based on old black and white photographs of real ancestors of Arbroath.
  • Stereohype Button Badge CompetitionA set of four badges/prints which placed 2nd in the Stereohype Button Badge Competition. The set is named 'Nervous Creatures'.
  • In Nature - A book of quotesA small mini magazine/quote book which could be published alongside wellbeing magazines such a 'Flow'. The book illustrates each quote and creates a story by visualising a character as she explores different natural environments.
  • Goodnight Mr Tom Book CoverA cover for the novel 'Goodnight Mr Tom' for the 2020 Penguin Book Cover Competition.
  • A Short History Of Nearly Everything Book CoverA cover of 'Short History Of Nearly Everything' by Bill Bryson for the Penguin Book Cover Competition 2020.
Projects credited in
  • Gray's School of Art, Robert Gordon University, BA (Hons) Communication DesignOur course offers you the opportunity to explore Communication Design through the investigation of traditional techniques and the latest digital technologies and production methods. Industry-led projects, European exchanges, national design competitions, placements and internships are all integral to the curriculum and place an emphasis on the professional and commercial setting. https://www.behance.net/GraysStage4Coms https://www.rgu.ac.uk/study/courses/453-ba-hons-communication-design-graphi