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Beth Norling

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Bespoke artwork for almost anything

 
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CHILDREN'S BOOKS

for lovely littlies

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BOOK COVERS

for novels

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WEB BABIES

make your home page

feel like home

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PATTERN DESIGN

for paper, walls
& fabric

 

NON FICTION

for lovers of information

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MURALS

 at home & for business

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SHOP DESIGN

standing still

or on the move

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BRANDING

logos, menus & whatever else

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BELOW ARE SAMPLES FROM MY PORTFOLIO

My style is based on a long tradition of drawing, with a deep attention to detail & a strong sense of design.


My work is both playful & informative, with influences from vintage illustration, folk painting & retro children's books.

I work happily at a high standard of skill in a broad range of mediums: digital, tempera, acrylic, gesso, pencil, ink & watercolour.

From decorating a shop window to a tiny web logo I like making original work to suit any situation.

 
 

A little about me

For over 30 years I have worked as a freelance illustrator & author and designer specialising in Children’s books.

My work has been published broadly in Australia & recognised by the International Board of Book Illustration.                                          

I have achieved residencies at: Varuna Writers Centre, Bundanon, the Tyrone Guthrie centre in Ireland, & Hill End where I had time to persue projects & create new material.  I have taught advanced illustration at Sydney Graphics Collage & have been a guest lecturer at TAFE's & Universities.

I have spoken in my capacity as both author & illustrator at the International Teachers Federation of English conference & at the Sydney Writers Festival. I also work as a freelance appraiser of Children's book manuscripts for the Manuscript Appraisal Agency.

I live in the misty Blue Mountains of Australia & work from home.

 
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To contact me please email:  bethnorling@tsn.cc


PLEASE NOTE :

I cannot sell reproductions of Phryne Fisher illustrations as they remain under copyright of the publisher Allen & Unwin.

For copies of my books please contact your favourite book seller or contact the publisher directly. 

 
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