Naomi Howarth is an author, illustrator and designer based in London. Naomi studied Costume Design at London College of Fashion and moved into illustration after being selected for the Picture Hooks mentoring scheme. Naomi's work is featured in picture books, editorial illustration and her own line of homeware products.  

CLIENTS INCLUDE:

  • Frances Lincoln Children's Books
  • Otter-Barry Books
  • Dior
  • Town & Country UK
  • GLAMOUR
  • Fiona Leahy
  • Liz Linkleter
  • GSP Events
  • Matilda Goad
  • Riva PR
  • House of Hackney
  • Wealden Literary Festival
  • BT Connect
  • The List
  • Sarah Feather Design
  • ShareAction
  • Innis & Gunn
  • Augustus Hare
  • Pass on a Poem

AWARDS:

  • Nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2017 (The Crow's Tale), & 2018 (Tug of War)
  • Waterstone's Children's Book Prize 2015 - Shortlisted (The Crow's Tale)
  • The English Book Prize - Shortlisted (The Crow's Tale)
  • Klaus Flugge Prize - Longlisted (The Crow's Tale)

LITERARY FESTIVAL APPEARANCES:

  • Pop Up Festival 2017
  • Wealden Literary Festival 2016 & 2017
  • Greenwich Book Festival 2016
  • Bradford Literary Festival 2016
  • Edinburgh Book Festival (with Catherine Rayner) 2014

EXHIBITIONS:

  • National Gallery of Scotland (Edinburgh)
  • JaggedArt (London)
  • The Painted Kitchen (London)
  • Octagon (Edinburgh)