Introducing a versatile illustrator…


                                     RachelBeckett




WelcomeComicTraditionalDream...
Welcome to my portfolio. I am an

accomplished illustrator and wood

engraver seeking illustration work.

  The portfolio ...
Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow by Rachel

Beckett and Paul Winward, published in

2007 by Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-955529...
Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow by Rachel
Beckett and Paul Winward, published in 2007
by Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-9555295....
Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow
by Rachel Beckett and Paul
Winward, published in 2007 by
Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-9555295....
A children’s book in preparation. Technique:

gouache, watercolour, crayon, Photoshop. Full dummy of this book available.
...
Illustrations to poems by Walter De La Mare.
Technique: wood engraving on PVC using three blocks. Back.Next.Home.
Techniques: pencil, watercolour and gouache. These images were done from real life not from photographs. Back.Next.Home.
Technique: oil.
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Technique:

gouache, watercolour, in

k, crayon.
Illustrations to the Book of Revelation, a project
intended for self-publication in conjunction with
an exhibition. Techni...
A book for children and adults not yet published.
Technique: wood engraving on boxwood.
Back.Next.Home.
Illustrations to a poem by Walter De La Mare.
Technique: wood engraving on boxwood.
Back.Next.Home.
Diary of a journey.
Technique: wood engraving on boxwood.
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I was educated in Devon, where I was taught art by Peter
Wickham RWA. I read History of Art at St John’s
College, Cambridg...
Please contact me for more information.
Rachel A. H. Beckett
01453 544051
07837 336429
rahbeckett@googlemail.com


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Portfolio of a versatile illustrator working in a variety of media including watercolour, gouache, acrylic and wood engraving.
Themes include comic children\'s fiction, short stories, poetry, journeys, flowers, dreams.

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Rachel Beckett Portfolio 2010

  1. 1. Introducing a versatile illustrator… RachelBeckett WelcomeComicTraditionalDreamsBlack-and-whiteProfileContact
  2. 2. Welcome to my portfolio. I am an accomplished illustrator and wood engraver seeking illustration work. The portfolio shows several projects, including a book that has been published and several that are in preparation, as well as some general pieces of my artwork. I am seeking a friendly agent who loves my work and can find me clients who need it. Please feel free to ask me any questions. Contactdetails are at the end. Back.Next.Home.
  3. 3. Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow by Rachel Beckett and Paul Winward, published in 2007 by Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-9555295. Technique: gouache, watercolour, ink. Back.Next.Home.
  4. 4. Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow by Rachel Beckett and Paul Winward, published in 2007 by Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-9555295. Technique: gouache, watercolour, ink. Back.Next.Home.
  5. 5. Illustrations from Crafty Old Crow by Rachel Beckett and Paul Winward, published in 2007 by Frootcake; ISBN 978-0-9555295. Technique: gouache, watercolour, ink, crayon. Back.Next.Home.
  6. 6. A children’s book in preparation. Technique: gouache, watercolour, crayon, Photoshop. Full dummy of this book available. Back.Next.Home.
  7. 7. Illustrations to poems by Walter De La Mare. Technique: wood engraving on PVC using three blocks. Back.Next.Home.
  8. 8. Techniques: pencil, watercolour and gouache. These images were done from real life not from photographs. Back.Next.Home.
  9. 9. Technique: oil. Back.Next.Home. Technique: gouache, watercolour, in k, crayon.
  10. 10. Illustrations to the Book of Revelation, a project intended for self-publication in conjunction with an exhibition. Technique: acrylic on canvas. Back.Next.Home.
  11. 11. A book for children and adults not yet published. Technique: wood engraving on boxwood. Back.Next.Home.
  12. 12. Illustrations to a poem by Walter De La Mare. Technique: wood engraving on boxwood. Back.Next.Home.
  13. 13. Diary of a journey. Technique: wood engraving on boxwood. Back.Next.Home.
  14. 14. I was educated in Devon, where I was taught art by Peter Wickham RWA. I read History of Art at St John’s College, Cambridge, and later took an MA in Printmaking and Illustration at Buckinghamshire Chilterns University where I was tutored by Tom Hammick and Edwina Ellis. Although I have worked on a wide range of projects over the years, this current portfolio is my first serious attempt to find an agent and get serious commercial work. I believe that there are clients for me out there somewhere. If you agree, or just like something you have seen, please do not hesitate to contact me. Back.Home.
  15. 15. Please contact me for more information. Rachel A. H. Beckett 01453 544051 07837 336429 rahbeckett@googlemail.com Back.Home.

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