Monday, 17 March 2014

New website!

I have created a new website for my book -'The Boy who really really really loves lizards'.

Go to  http://www.johnhamiltonillustration.com

Let me know what you think?!!

Wednesday, 8 January 2014

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Magazine Feature

Here is a feature on my picturebook, from the magazine 'Cheshire Mums' - It is a free magazine aimed at families with young children in the Cheshire area.

Monday, 4 November 2013

Buy the book now!!

My book 'The boy who really really really loves Lizards' has been published by Manchester University Museum. It is available to buy from the Manchester Museum shop and the Manchester Art Gallery shop now. It is also available to buy online from the Manchester Art Gallery website, with FREE DELIVERY!! at







Monday, 9 September 2013

Thursday, 15 March 2012

Wednesday, 15 February 2012

MA Show - Jan 2012


Here are some images from the MA Children's Book Illustration exhibition last month. I exhibited work from my last two projects which included the whole books laid out like a storyboard. 


Dummybook for 'The Man with The Weight of the World on His
Shoulders' plus examples of two colour spreads

The complete colour copy of 'The Boy who Really Really Really loves Lizards' 

The finished book plus frog biscuits as featured in the book

Colour spreads from both books