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

I have 18 years' experience of working in permanent and freelance roles, and I am currently working as a freelancer.
I work with clients of all sizes and in all sectors.

Photo by  Rebecca Lupton

My specialisation is:

Illustration, with an emphasis on line, 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 and sell personal work and enjoy collaborations with other creative people.

Clients include:

BBC, Alliance Manchester Business School, San Carlo Group, Electronic Arts, The Mouse Outfit, University of Manchester, International Atomic Energy Agency, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Flow Creative, Clever Beans, Groundswell, Emmaus, Dorling Kindersley, Liverpool John Moores University, Zen Office, Envision, Centrescreen, Sage, Ashfield, Matmi, WSP Group.

I love:

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

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