My name is Barney Ibbotson and I am an illustrator and graphic artist based in Manchester, England

I have 17 years' experience of working in permanent and freelance roles, and I am currently working in a freelance capacity. I work with clients of all sizes and in all sectors.

Photo by  Rebecca Lupton

My specialisation is:

Illustration, with an emphasis on line, pattern, detail and colour. My work has been used in marketing, publishing, branding and advertising, in the form of murals, album covers, animation and motion graphics, presentation graphics, children's books, icons, logos, leaflets, loyalty cards, flyers, menus, and posters. I also exhibit personal work and enjoy collaborations with other creative people.

I love:

Architecture, technology, science, history, cities, maps, football (Manchester United), music, and science fiction art.

Clients include:

BBC, Alliance Manchester Business School, Electronic Arts, Manchester School of Art, International Atomic Energy Agency, Freshfields, San Carlo Group, Dorling Kindersley, Liverpool John Moores University, Zen Office, KnowledgePoint360, Sage, Matmi, WSP Group.

Contact me

If you would like to work with me, or would like to enquire about freelance availability, please get in touch.

 +44 (0)7525 641206