Jessica Courtney-Tickle

I am an illustrator, writer and creative based in Cambridge, UK.

 I make my work by mixing watercolour, gouache and digital drawing.

Recent clients include: Puffin, Big Picture Press, Usborne, Frances Lincoln, Caterpillar Books, Miles Kelly publishing


For children's publishing please contact my lovely agent Arabella:

For anything else or just a friendly chat please don't hesitate to contact me directly (i'll respond as quickly as I can):

Published Works

Come All You Little Persons, written by John Agard, Faber and Faber, September 2017

The Unexpected Visitor, Egmont LTD, February 2017

Animal Journeys, written by Patricia Hegarty, 360 Degrees, February 2017

The Story Orchestra: Four Seasons in One Day, written by Katie Cotton, Quarto Kids, October 2016
Little Christmas Tree, written by Ruth Symons: Templar, October 2016


2014 Prize for Illustration with the AOI and the London Transport Museum

Longlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2017 (The Story Orchestra, Four Seasons in One Day)


Bright Group Rising Star

Artist Obscure

Ballpit Magazine

The Unexpected Visitor