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

I have 19 years' experience of working in permanent and freelance roles, and I am currently in my tenth year as a freelancer.
I work with clients of all sizes and in all sectors.

My specialisation is:

Illustration, with an emphasis on line, detail and colour. I have worked on murals, album covers, animation, presentation graphics, window graphics, apps, children's books, infographics, 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, Lacoste, Electronic Arts, Penguin, Alliance Manchester Business School, San Carlo Group, WSP, The Mouse Outfit, University of Manchester, International Atomic Energy Agency, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Flow Creative, Clever Beans, Groundswell, Emmaus, Liverpool John Moores University, Zen Office, Envision, Centrescreen, Ashfield, Matmi.

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