Emmeline Pidgen is an award-winning illustrator creating books, advertising, graphic narrative and editorial illustration from a cosy little studio in the North West of England.

Since graduation from University College Falmouth with a BA (Hons) Illustration degree in 2010, Emmeline's worked with a range of clients worldwide, and has built up a strong reputation within the creative industries.

Emmeline has illustrated seven published picture books, scooping the Mom's Choice Gold Award for her first in 2011.  Emmeline was also nominated as one of Design Week's Rising Star Award finalists in 2013, honoured as one of the UK's top freelancers in the 15 for 15 awards and won 'Best Arts and Culture Blog' in the Blog North Awards 2014.

Emmeline has had her work exhibited internationally, as well as making professional appearances, running creative workshops and writing for industry features.

Clients include Tesco Magazine, Egmont Publishing, Anorak Magazine, Octopus Group Publishing, Ohh Deer, Cargo Publishing, Serco and American Greetings.


I love to collaborate! Please get in touch if you would like to discuss a product review, event coverage, giveaway, ad space or feature.

Current stats:

11,000+ views per month
85,000+ audience
75,000+ views of last blog project
13,000+ social media followers

'Best Arts & Culture Blog' award - Blog North Awards 2014

On my blog I've worked with the likes of Clarks, Cath Kidston, Flying Eye Books, Boden, Derwent Pencils, Caran D'ache, Laura Ashley and Moheda.

Disclaimer: Please note occasionally posts for review or feature are gifted. However I'll always give honest feedback, only feature brands I truly like and mark gifted items 'c/o', and affiliate links will be grey rather than pink - so you know what's what.