Archive: Jul 2015

  1. Artist of the Month July 2015 – Lucy Fleming!

    Bright is delighted to announce that ‘Artist of the Month’ for July 2015, is the multi-talented & reliable Lucy Fleming! With an incredible pool of dedicated talent to choose from, July’s artist of the month was a tough one. However, for the team, it was the sprightly and talented Lucy Fleming who impressed us and our clients the […]

  2. Behind the Book : Helen Oswald and Zoe Waring’s ‘Cat and Dog’

    This month, one of Bright’s long-standing authors Helen Oswald published her lovely new book, Cat and Dog. We asked Helen and the book’s illustrator, Zoe Waring, to give us some behind-the-scenes insight into the creation of their book. Helen Oswald They say all stories must have a conflict at their core. I was walking in a […]

  3. Snow in Summer!

    It may the height of summer (although you would be forgiven for thinking that the seasons have already skipped ahead to autumn…), but here at Bright we’re swept up in a veritable blizzard of new Christmas designs from our talented artists and are delighted to share a sprinkling of this new artwork with you here! […]

  4. #SparkSomethingGood – Lucy Fleming creates Vibrant Mural for M&S Initiative

    On 29th July, Marks and Spencer launched a city wide campaign to encourage local communities to make a real difference. Bright (initiated by Bright Educational) took part in one of the twenty-four projects across London and teamed up with local school, Beyond Autism, to design and create a giant mural to brighten the school playground […]

  5. Bright & Puffin Launch Captain Falsebeard aboard The Golden Hinde!

    {From Left to Right, winning #Superfans, Sarah Hastlelow, Anna Barnes, Vicki Willden-Lebrecht, Fred Blunt, Benji Davies, Ben Mantle, Yasmeen Ismail, Mark Chambers (Front)} Tuesday night, Bright and Puffin Books hosted a swashbuckling soirée to launch Fred Blunt’s debut author/illustrated picture book Captain Falsebeard in a Very Fishy Tale, aboard the 16th Century galleon, The Golden Hinde. The two hour event […]

  6. Swashbuckling Storytime Sunday with Fred Blunt & Captain Falsebeard!

    Following 4 SOLD OUT Storytime Sundays, the next hilarious instalment of Storytime Sunday saw debut author/illustrator Fred Blunt leading our biggest event yet with his swashbuckling picture book, Captain Falsebeard in a Very Fishy Tale (Puffin). The reading – which included various character voices – had the young Superfans in hysterics and raring to get to the activity table to start making pirate goodies. […]

  7. Be a Bright Group #Superfan

    As part of our initiative to bridge the gap between children and their favourite creatives, this month Bright has established the #Superfan. The youngest of book lovers can now meet and interact with renowned author/illustrators and will be given the opportunity to take part in social media campaigns to attend book launches, signings and exclusive creative events. This […]

  8. Accompany Benji Davies on a Heart-warming Adventure to Grandad’s Island

    I defy you not to be touched by this book – Elisa Offord, Marketing & Publicity Director, Simon & Schuster Summer 2015 is set to be a popular season for Bright picture books launching into the public eye and gracing the shelves of book lovers the world over. One of these future classics comes from […]

  9. Summer 2015: A Riot of Colour & Creativity!

    Summer’s here & ‘Blooming’ with new Artwork! Summer has finally arrived – and, with the balmy weather and glorious sunshine, a burst of wonderful new designs from our talented artists! We are delighted to share with you a hand-picked selection of these fresh, new pieces and hope you will agree that they are a rather […]