Emmeline Pidgen is an award-winning illustrator creating picture books, comics, advertising and editorial illustration from a cosy studio in the North West of England.
Since graduating from University College Falmouth's BA (Hons) Illustration degree, Emmeline's worked with clients such as Tesco, Egmont Publishing and Thought Bubble Comics Festival, exhibited internationally and has had work featured in the likes of The Guardian, Stylist Magazine and The Telegraph.
Get in touch about commissions, live drawing events, workshops or anything else at -hello@emmelineillustration.com or via the contact form at the bottom of this page.
The Ocean Book
2015 - Far Far Away Books
The Lavender Blue Dress
2014 - Aidan Moffat & Cargo Publishing
One More Candle
2013 - Twelve Elves Publishing

Snapped By Sam
2013 - Octopus Group Publising

Sylvester and the New Year
2012 - Far Far Away Books

The Flyaway Blanket
2011 - Magination Press
Shortlisted - 2016 Bridgeman Studio Awards
Winner - 2016 IPSE Freelancer of the Year Award
Finalist - 2015 Bloggers Lounge Awards 'Unique Blogger Of The Year'
Finalist (Joint Winner) - 2015 Small Business Saturday 100
Finalist - 2015 E3 Awards Corporate Social Responsibility Award (workshops & charity).
Winner - 2014 'Best Arts and Culture Blog'​ Blog North Awards
Finalist - 2014 IPSE 15 for 15 Top UK Freelancers Award
Finalist - 2013 Design Week Rising Star Award
Gold Winner – 2012 Mom's Choice Award for picture books - 'The Flyaway Blanket'​
Joint Winner – 2012 LMNOP studios 'Self-Motivation'​ risograph calendar competition.
Winner – 2011 All Tropical T-Shirt Design competition.
Shortlisted – 2011 Norwegian Wood poster design competition (Soda Pictures/Don't Panic).
Shortlisted – 2010 Mythic Coastline children's book competition.

2016 - The Lavender Blue Dress Exhibition, Glasgow School Of Art.
2016 - Sound & Vision, Texture, Manchester.
2015 - Bower Bird, Light Grey Art Lab, Minneapolis USA.
2014 – Flight, Soup Kitchen, Manchester.
2013 – Artcrank MCR Bicycle Poster exhibition, 22NQ, Manchester.
2012 – 'The Enchanted Forest', Foyles Bookshop Gallery, London.
2012 – Secret 7” record sleeve cover charity exhibition, London.
2011 – Manchester and Salford Illustrated, Manchester.
2011 – Norwegian Wood winner's poster exhibition, Curzon Cinema Soho, London.
2010 – New Designers exhibition, London.
2010 – Falmouth University End of Year Show, Cornwall.
2009 – 'Mushton' illustration exhibition, Falmouth, Cornwall.
2016 - IPSE Magazine interview & feature
2016 - Lancashire Telegraph, June
2016 - Chorley Guardian, June
2016 - Chorley Citizen, June
2015 - The Guardian, 'Small Businesses Feature'
2014 - Creative Review Online, 'Best Christmas Picture Book Picks'
2014 - The Citizen, 'Top Illustrator nominated for two awards'.
2013 – The Scotsman, The Lavender Blue Dress news story.
2012 – The Bookseller Magazine, Sylvester and the New Year.
2012 – The Telegraph Christmas Gift Guide, Sylvester and the New Year.
2012 – Stylist Magazine Christmas Gift Guide, Sylvester and the New Year.
2012 – Flow Magazine, Illustrated phone cover feature.
Thank you!
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