Bek Cruddace

Bek Cruddace - Designer

Basingstoke, UK

I'm a UK based illustrator who specialises in designing maps with a unique hand drawn style.

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Overview

I'm a UK based illustrator who specialises in designing maps. Previous work includes commissions for the editorial, publishing, advertising, corporate, tourist & charity sectors.

Selected clients include: Princess Cruises, Edwardian Hotels, The National Trust, The Guardian, Lands’ End Clothing, World of Cruising Magazine, AA Publishing, Atlanta Magazine, The Balmoral Estate, Tesco and Baker Publishing.

My commission process is quite simple and easy to understand.
Before I can provide an accurate quote I need to have as much information about your book as possible including any deadlines. For a more thorough explanation of how I work please see my recent blog post that explains the whole process from start to finish.
Services
Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Children’s Non-Fiction
Geography
Nature
Travel
Fiction
Historical Fiction

Work experience

Owner

Self-employed
January, 2012 – Present (over 9 years)

Portfolio (4 selected works)

Londonist Mapped: Hand-Drawn Maps for the Curious Londoner

AA Publishing

The best of London as brought to you by Londonist, now featuring hand-drawn maps from some of our favorite British illustrators. Londonist is about London and everything that happens in it – and now it’s mapped. The city at your fingertips, brought to life by an eclectic group of illustrators. Whether you’re looking for something new to do around Brick Lane, or wondering about London’s bridges... read more

The best of London as brought to you by Londonist, now featuring hand-drawn maps from some of our favorite British illustrators. Londonist is about London and everything that happens in it – and now it’s mapped. The city at your fingertips, brought to life by an eclectic group of illustrators. Whether you’re looking for something new to do around Brick Lane, or wondering about London’s bridges... read more

Londonist Drinks: A Spirited Guide to London Libation

AA Publishing

The Londonist writers are excited to be sharing their expert knowledge of some of London’s alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinking establishments. Following years of exhaustive research, with the help of some excellent illustrators, this is their guide, from the legendary Londonist 12 Days of Christmas Pub Crawl or an Oliver Reed Bar Crawl to a look at London’s most haunted pubs. There is also a ... read more

The Londonist writers are excited to be sharing their expert knowledge of some of London’s alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinking establishments. Following years of exhaustive research, with the help of some excellent illustrators, this is their guide, from the legendary Londonist 12 Days of Christmas Pub Crawl or an Oliver Reed Bar Crawl to a look at London’s most haunted pubs. There is also a ... read more

The Bridge to Belle Island

Julie Klassen

After a humiliating mistake, lawyer Benjamin Booker resolves to never again trust a beautiful woman. When an old friend is killed, the senior partner isn't satisfied with Bow Street's efforts and asks Benjamin to investigate. Eager to leave London for a while, Benjamin agrees. Evidence takes him to a remote island on the Thames, a world unto itself, shrouded in mist and mystery. Soon he finds ... read more

After a humiliating mistake, lawyer Benjamin Booker resolves to never again trust a beautiful woman. When an old friend is killed, the senior partner isn't satisfied with Bow Street's efforts and asks Benjamin to investigate. Eager to leave London for a while, Benjamin agrees. Evidence takes him to a remote island on the Thames, a world unto itself, shrouded in mist and mystery. Soon he finds ... read more

The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill (Tales from Ivy Hill Book #1)

Julie Klassen

First Series from Bestselling Author Julie Klassen!The lifeblood of the Wiltshire village of Ivy Hill is its coaching inn, The Bell. But when the innkeeper dies suddenly, his genteel wife, Jane Bell, becomes the reluctant owner. Jane has no notion of how to run a business. However, with the town's livelihood at stake and a large loan due, she must find a way to bring new life to the inn. Despi... read more

First Series from Bestselling Author Julie Klassen!The lifeblood of the Wiltshire village of Ivy Hill is its coaching inn, The Bell. But when the innkeeper dies suddenly, his genteel wife, Jane Bell, becomes the reluctant owner. Jane has no notion of how to run a business. However, with the town's livelihood at stake and a large loan due, she must find a way to bring new life to the inn. Despi... read more

Bek has 1 review

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Ashley Farley
Bek was professional and efficient to work with. I am thrilled with the outcome of my project. I would not hesitate to hire her again!

Ashley Farley, August 2020

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