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Laura Barrett

illustration of Cover illustration for Harriet Evans’ new novel, The Beloved Girls, published on 19th August by Headline books. Art direction by Yeti Lambregts
illustration of An autumnal forest with falling leaves and fox.
illustration of Cover illustration commissioned by Harlequin Books for a historical detective novel set in 1950s London. Art direction and design by Kathleen Oudit
illustration of Illustrated scenes commissioned by Marks & Spencer to be printed around their Christmas gin liqueurs. 

The bottles are snow globes- the gin contains edible gold leaf and feature an LED light in the base, so when shaken they become snowy landscapes. I was tasked with illustrating a winter wonderland of animals and trees, and a festive high street scene, including a little M&S shopfront!
illustration of Illustrations for Kamila Shamsie's Duckling, part of A Fairy Tale Revolution series published by Vintage Books
illustration of Illustration based on Rudyard Kipling's classic story, The Jungle Book.
illustration of A botanical-inspired label illustration for Silent Pool Distillers. Working with design agency SeymourPowell, the pattern was created from the ingredients used in the award-winning gin, as well as taking inspiration from the local mythology at Silent Pool in Surrey.
illustration of To celebrate 150 years of Lewis Carroll’s Alice's Adventures in Wonderland I decided to tackle this classic tale.
illustration of A double page spread and spot to illustrate one of the monthly ‘tall tales’ set in the Adirondack mountains.
illustration of I was commissioned by Vintage Books to illustrate the cover and chapter headers for Lucy Mangan's reading memoir Bookworm. Working under the wonderful art direction of Julia Connolly, I got to revisit my own childhood reading and illustrated little icons from such classics as The Worst Witch, The Hungry Caterpillar and George's Marvellous Medicine.

Profile

Laura Barrett is an illustrator from London, specializing in intricate and decorative silhouette illustrations and monochrome patterns. With over 10 years of industry experience, Laura has worked with a variety of international clients within the fields of publishing, packaging & surface design, animation and large-scale illustrations for graphic installations & exhibitions. Laura predominantly works in design and publishing; illustrating packaging, children's picture books and book covers for all ages. She has created artwork for brands including the BBC, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Taschen and Penguin Random House. Laura is represented in North America by Mendola Art, and by The Artworks in the UK.

Style/Techniques

Black & White, Design, Digital, Silhouette, Stylized, Decorative, Floral, Whimsical, Vector

Subject/Specialties

Animals, Architecture, Book Covers, Botanical, Children, Children's Books, Editorial, Landscape, Mystery, Nature, Packaging, People, Product, Wildlife, Food/Beverage