Skip to content

Emily Sutton . New illustrations and Exhibitions Autumn 2011

November 4, 2011

Another favourite Illustrator of mine is Emily Sutton, I’ve spoken about her work before here.

She has a wealth of new work thats just appeared and I’ve included some older pieces from on her site.

She’s influenced by such greats as Bawden and Ravilious and you can see their qualities above too.

I wondered if some of these were Emily’s homage to Ravilious’s series High Street and why not !

There are some amazing buildings around, which should be captured in this way before they’re

taken down in the name of ‘progress’.

More high street references and even some from Italy.

Emily has also been busy decorating book covers for Faber and Faber as shown on Print and Pattern,

and illustrating a book called Clara Button and the Magical Hat Day by Amy de la Haye.

Rich, beautiful, creative and sophisticated work, a credit to the British Illustrators working in the UK.

Godfrey and Watt are a gallery based in Harrogate and are having an exhibition of Emily Sutton and

Mark Hearld’s work from 12th til the 20th November. The gallery is open between 12 and 4pm, map and

details here.  Samples of the new work to expect from Mark below.

News just in from my lovely friend Bryony is that there’s a new exhibition of Emily’s work taking place

in Edinburgh at The Scottish Gallery between the 3rd and the 24th of December.

More info and a selection of her work here and below. Get over there and give yourself a treat !

2 Comments leave one →
  1. Anna Hall permalink
    December 21, 2019 5:05 pm

    Thank you for introducing me to this fabulous work.Anna

    • December 23, 2019 11:48 am

      I’ve admired Emily’s work for such a long time now, she has a wonderful connection to nature.

Leave a Reply to Fishink Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: