BBC Wildlife MagazineDrawing From Experience: Article on Botanical Illustration vs Photography. January 2019
Botanical illustrations to accompany an article on why botanical illustration is better for identifying plants than photographs.
Resurgence & Ecologist MagazineIssues 315, 319, and 321
“Resurgence & Ecologist offers positive perspectives on a range of engaging topics covering ecology, social justice, philosophy, spirituality, sustainable development and the arts – an eclectic mix that cannot be found anywhere else.
Published bi-monthly, each beautifully illustrated issue contains feature articles by respected writers, news from the frontline of the environmental movement, ideas on ethical living, book reviews, recipe columns, humour, poetry and arts profiles”
Composting leaves, Bees and pear blossom, and wild flowers for a chakra garden illustrations by Lizzie Harper.
Hope Valley JournalIssue six
Illustrations of two species of Bog moss to accompany article on peat creation. Megallenic bog moss Sphagnum and Soft bog moss Sphagnum tenellum illustrations used.
BBC Countryfile Magazine: Hay MeadowsGuide to Britain's Hay Meadows by Phil Gates. June 2018
Landscape illustration of a cross section through an idealized Hay meadow, for article in BBC Countryfile Magazine. The landscape includes a cross section of a mole burrow, details of the roots of yellow rattle, meadow butterflies, beetles and worms, small mammals, a soaring swallow, and lots of wild meadow flowers. The landscape behind is based on Muker, in Swaledale. The “Guide to Britain’s Hay Meadows” also includes several botanical illustrations of grass species.
National Geographic MagazineIllustrations for the Almanac and Geographica sections of National Geographic Magazine 2004, 2003, 2002
Natural history illustrations of the long tailed duck and the snow goose for National Geographic Magazine. Also, a reconstruction of a fossil trilobite with extraordinary eyes.
BBC Countryfile MagazineIllustrations of wild flowers from my sketchbooks to accompany articles on spring, and how best to enjoy the countryside April 2018 and April 2016
Illustrations of wild flowers from my sketchbooks to accompany articles on spring, and how best to enjoy the countryside. Violet and Primrose sketchbook studies were included to illustrate the article. I also wrote a short piece on the joys of being in the woods, illustrating.
Farmers Weekly: Wheat DiseasesFarmer's Weekly Magazine: Task Force Targets Wheat Diseases article 2017
Botanical illustrations of three common diseases of wheat for Farmers Weekly: Wheat Diseases article. Also, one larger illustration of the Bread wheat plant.
WWT Waterlife: Springing to LifeWaterlife Magazine: Springing to Life. The wonders of hatching time at WWT. April 2013
Waterlife Magazine: Springing to Life. The wonders of hatching time at WWT. Series of illustrations of ducklings from hatching through to being independent waterfowl, spotlighting the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust’s approach to rearing young ducks
Country Living: All in the DetailBotanical artist Lizzie Harper produces meticulous watercolours of flora and fauna in her celebrations of nature. Reproductions of my work to accompany this article
Variety of natural history and botanical illustrations for Country Living: All in the detail article. These include geranium, butterflies, and a Collins Flower Guide plate
Natural World MagazineNatural world magazine Spring 2005: Reedbeds and Sea Turtles
Illustrations for Natural World Magazine. One of a reedbed with associated wildlife and wild flowers. One of the dangers faced by sea turtles in the wild.
Sunday Times Magazine: One Hour GardenerSunday Times Magazine: One Hour Gardener weekly column illustration 2010
Sunday Times Magazine: One Hour Gardener weekly column illustrations. Topics ranged from insect pests to potted plants, planting schemes to organising your tool-shed. 18 months stint, one illustration a week until the gardening editor and magazine layout changed
BBC Wildlife Magazine
Resurgence & Ecologist Magazine
Hope Valley Journal
BBC Countryfile Magazine: Hay Meadows
National Geographic Magazine
BBC Countryfile Magazine
Farmers Weekly: Wheat Diseases
WWT Waterlife: Springing to Life
Country Living: All in the Detail
Natural World Magazine
Sunday Times Magazine: One Hour Gardener