Archive: Oct 2014

  1. The Original Art Show NY 2014

    In the U.S., the Original Art show at the Society of Illustrators is an annual exhibition of the best children’s book illustrations. This spectacular exhibition showcases original art from children’s books that were published within the year and celebrates the wide range of talent that is published each year. The opening night was last week and was a high energy night filled […]

  2. Step by Step to Educational Illustration – Gareth Conway

    The talented Gareth Conway offers some words of wisdom about working with the wonderful world of educational imagery.   I first read the brief VERY closely and then re-read it a couple of times to make sure I have read it correctly and not missed anything. I then try to make a list of any […]

  3. Bright Books Published October 2014

    Once again our artists have proven their publishing prowess by creating brand new imagery and story lines in the past month. Take a look at the newly published work for this October!    Migy Blanco: And Away We Go! (Henry Holt and Co)    Migy is a Bright rising star – his visual style utilises a mix of […]

  4. Kay Widdowson for Museums and Galleries

    Museums and Galleries has released a boutique range of christmas cards featuring contemporary illustrators and print-makers, printed on textured art board.  One of the artists with a lovely set of cards for the new range is Kay Widdowson. The illustrations feature timeless winter scenes in Kay’s signature painterly, whimsical style. The print quality of these cards […]

  5. Dog Prints by Lola Design for ACHICA

    Minutes after we sent out a campaign showcasing Lola Design’s latest collection of Dog illustrations they were picked up by ACHICA for a series of high end, limited edition art prints. If you are a dog lover you will enjoy these beautiful illustrations, each dog portrait shows a different breed with delicate floral designs that […]

  6. A Bright Frankfurt!

    Lorena Alvarez All the fun of the fair! With an early start on the Thursday, Vicki and Lucie hot footed it to Heathrow and celebrated the start of another Book Fair with a glass of bubbly. From here the Bright Agents boarded their flight and arrived one hour later in Germany’s city of skyscrapers and […]

  7. RSVP with Bright Artists – Everyday Card Designs

    RSVP cards have partnered with Bright Art Licensing on their recent collection of everyday greetings cards. These lovely and vibrant cards are perfectly suited to many occasions. Each card was designed by a different Bright Artist, to see more of their portfolio click any of the images to link with their Bright Portfolio!   Lindsey […]

  8. New Stars – Connah Brecon

    ‘An idea bumps into a character and together they make the seed for a book. Other times the idea dictates the character. No two books have the same journey and that’s the thing that makes them individual.’ – Connah Brecon Bright rising star Connah Brecon is at a really special stage of his career, having been recognised […]

  9. Becca Stadtlander’s picture book debut, On the Wing

    On the Wing is a stunning new picture book from Candlewick Press, written by David Elliott and lavishly illustrated by Becca Stadtlander. This book is hot off the presses and is already being met with glowing reviews. We wanted to take the opportunity to catch up with Becca and ask her some questions about her […]

  10. Great British Bake Off Finale!

    At Bright we are all very excited about the upcoming The Great British Bake Off Finale! When I say all of us I don’t just mean agents but artists too! Many of the talented artists have made amazing designs inspired by all things sweet. Lola Design even created an amazing mood board inspired by The Great […]