Nicola is an Irish illustrator living in Bristol; a city she continually finds inspiring and full of creativity.
She is passionate about children’s book illustration and loves to create characters full of warmth, humour and playfulness, Her picture book A Dublin Fairytale was awarded a ‘White Raven’ and nominated for the Irish Children’s book of the year award. Zim Zam Zoom! a poetry picture book she illustrated; written by James Carter has been longlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2017.
Her work has featured in editorials, print and web campaigns for clients such as Boots UK and Fáilte Ireland and in exhibitions; a particular highlight being part of an exhibition in the ‘Illustration Cupboard’, London.