Ruth Walton

Ruth Walton - Designer Tick

Bath, United Kingdom

I'm a freelance book designer and illustrator with 10 years of experience in creating fantastic activity and information books for children.

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Overview

I'm an experienced freelancer offering bespoke book design and illustration services. From finding the right font, through to creating original illustrations or sourcing stock photographs, I will work with you to create the perfect look for your book. I have a passion for typography and specialize in hand-lettering. I own an extensive collection of Victorian display fonts, which can be combined with illustrations or photography to create a beautiful and unique design for your title.

Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Children's Books (Non-Fiction)
DIY & Crafts
Parenting & Families
Fiction
Children's Picture Books
Poetry

Certifications

  • BA Hons Graphic Design (Illustration)
  • MA (Design)

Awards

  • Nomination for School Libraries Association Information Book Award 2011

Work experience

Book Design and Illustration

Self-employed
September, 2007 – Present (almost 11 years)

Portfolio (11 selected works)

Juliana's Bananas

Let's Bake a Cake (Let's Find Out)

Ruth Walton

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

Let's Read a Book (Let's Find Out)

Ruth Walton

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

Let's Ride a Bike (Let's Find Out)

Ruth Walton

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

An original and innovative series of illustrated non-fiction books that introduces children to the world that surrounds them from the starting point of very familiar activity

The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting

Zion Lights

Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting

Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting

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