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Bek Cruddace

illustration of This illustrated map showing the Lake Agnes Tea House hiking trail was a personal project. I designed it as an anniversary gift for my husband and to commemorate out family holiday to Canada in summer 2019.  In the illustration you can see all five of us as well as many of the plants and animals we encountered while visiting the area.
illustration of Grand Tourist/Educated Traveller, a boutique travel company, commissioned me to design an illustrated map of Sicily. 

The brief was to show some of the places that can be visited while on a tours and to promote the upcoming ‘Driving Porsches in Sicily’ trip. 

The final map will be used in print and online.
illustration of Illustrated map of Bath, UK. Personal project for retail and wholesale
illustration of Illustrated tourist map of New York for world of Cruising Magazine.
illustration of Lost Victorian Buildings of London map featured in the Londonist Mapped book along side the accompanying article.  The map was also used as the inside cover of the book.
illustration of A commission from Waddesdon Manor NT to design a folding visitor mindfulness map of the manor gardens
illustration of Illustrated map of Door County, Wisconsin for Lands' end clothing promotional feature and catalogue.
illustration of Illustrated Road map commission for The Guardian Travel section.  This map is one of seven similar commissions for the same newspaper covering seven different countries.
illustration of A commission to re-design the visitor audio trail map for Balmoral.  The finished map was used as A3 visitor handouts and on large scale estate signage.
illustration of Illustrated visitor map of Palermo for World of Cruising Magazine

Profile

Bek is an illustrator based in Hampshire, 50 miles west of London, UK. She has an extensive working background in illustrated map design and cartography. Bek started working freelance in 2011 and since has worked with a variety of clients such as Edwardian Hotels, The National Trust, The Guardian, Lands' End Clothing, Atlanta Magazine and The Balmoral Estate as well as many editorial publications. Illustrated maps designed by Bek have been featured in 'Londonist Mapped' and 'Londonist Drinks: A Spirited Guide to London Libation' both by AA Publishing & Londonist', 'They Draw & Travel: 96 Illustrated Maps from the UK and Iceland', as well as 'The Inn Keeper of Ivy Hill' and 'The Bridge to Belle Island' both by Julie Klassen and published by the Baker Publishing Group. When I'm she's not working on client commissions Bek creates and sell a range of unique prints and cards through her online shop. Beks popular Illustrated map of the British Isles is also sold as a wooden Jigsaw by Artifact Puzzles in the USA. If you’d like to commission Bek please get in contact as she is always happy to speak with any prospective clients & discuss potential projects.

Style/Techniques

Design, Digital, Stylized, Whimsical, Vector

Subject/Specialties

Animals, Architecture, Charts, Children's Books, Corporate, Editorial, Education, Food, Health, Historical, Holidays, Information Graphics, Landscape, Leisure, Maps, Nature, People, Posters, Transportation, Travel, Web Illustration, Wildlife, Food/Beverage, Lifestyle, Urban