Maria Maddocks graduated in 1999 and has worked as a freelance illustrator ever since. She creates illustrations mainly for the children's publishing market. Maria's visual style is often quirky, and includes both children and animal characters. She can create both detailed and bright and simple work. Maria's illustrations are an ensemble of painted, printed and found materials collaged together.


Marks and Spencer
BBC Children's magazines
Scholastic USA
Scholastic UK
Ladybird Books
Oxford University Press
John Brown Junior
Piggy Toes Press, Intervisual Books
Caterpillar Books