Gradwatch: Hattie Clark

This Bath Spa University graduate likes making illustrations that make people smile. CR speaks to Hattie Clark

Getting Started: CR August issue

Our new issue is packed full of help and advice for anyone starting out in the creative industry, whether you are a new graduate or thinking of launching a new business

What’s the best workshop you have done?

Have you been learning hand-lettering? Coding in a day? Knitting toys or whittling spoons in the woods? We want to know what the best creative workshop you’ve ever been on was – and the worst

Gradwatch: Fly Chen

Welcome to the “cool and fancy” world of illustrator Fly Chen, fresh graduate from Central Saint Martins and part of CR’s Talentspotting scheme

Gradwatch: Molly Soar

Molly Soar, graduate from the Edinburgh College of Art, speaks to CR about her observational drawings and why publishers like Nobrow Press inspire her.

Meet Twitter’s emoji designer

She’s illustrated the Pope, the Queen, Shakespeare and lots of pop stars: Emma Hopkins is Twitter’s dedicated emoji designer

Gradwatch: Tom Abbiss Smith

Illustration graduate Tom Abbiss Smiths speaks to CR about mark making, texture and colour, and what inspires his work