Jessie Ford’s illustration was featured in Breathe magazine’s September issue. Breathe is a magazine dedicated to well-being, creativity and mindfulness. Ford discusses her creative challenges and her love of illustration. The article on Ford delves into the psyche of the artist living in today’s world. Each magazine comes with two pull-out typographic posters of Ford’s work which is also […]
In keeping with my current project of positive quotes, here’s another to brighten your day! I especially love this one – a sentiment close to my heart!
Positive quote, number 2! I’m enjoying making these personal pieces. Feels good to concentrate on the good stuff of life!
Life in the UK has been pretty bleak of late… with attacks in Manchester & London, political in-fighting, Brexit looming on the horizon… I felt the need to create some positive artwork to lighten my mood! I hope this picture lifts your spirits and puts a spring in your step!
I’ve been busy at the UK trade fairs this last 6 weeks, securing licensing deals for my illustrations! It’s so exciting to see my work placed onto products and seeing them in a different format. They take on a whole new life, and it’s such a buzz to see them instore!
Here’s a personal piece of work that I did earlier in the year. How cool would these look if they were actually made?! Perhaps I need to find a way to bring these to life… Would love to work on a project like this!
Looking forward to Thanksgiving?! This cute commission was so much fun to do! Featuring two of my favourite things, 5280 Magazine, commissioned me to illustrate a feature on how to pair the correct craft beer to the right pie! Yum.
This colourful illustration was created for the magazine Create-Zine, in the UK. A few of my own enamel jugs appear in there, as well as my new favourite plants… cacti!
Despite the rainy weather in Britain, I’m still getting into the Summertime vibe! Here’s a self initiated piece, full of the joy and happiness of those long summer months.
Here’s a sneak preview of a lovely book I worked on with Little Tiger Group in the UK! 10 illustrators were each chosen to produce a double page spread for the book. My particular subject was fruit and vegetables! So I had the treat of working on lots of colourful foods – one of my […]
Here’s a piece of personal work I completed recently. It seems we’ve had the longest Winter here in the UK! Finally coming out of the other side, here’s a lovely cosy image that I worked on over the Winter. Hot chocolate: yum.
Here’s a piece that I completed last month, to celebrate my favourite season! I love all of these shapes and colours!
This is a piece of personal work that I completed this month. Get in touch if you’d like any fashion or beauty illustrations doing (my favourite topic!). Hope you like the work !
Here’s a piece I did last month, as part of a personal project. Featuring my favourite combo: yellow and grey!
An editorial piece for Il Corriere della Sera, featuring the weird and wonderful hairstyles we all love!
A recently completed job for Bulletin Magazine, UK!
I had the pleasure of producing Pharmacy Practice Magazine’s front cover last month, soon to hit the shelves, this September 23rd. Work commissioned by Linda Rapini.
This project was commissioned by Caterpillar Books in the UK. A lovely little children’s book about food – with fabulous cross sections!
Here’s a new piece of fabric design that I’ve recently completed! Featuring my favourite things: flowers!