Richard was reared in a free-range environment, his early inspirations included Lego and the great outdoors.
His illustration career began in the newspaper industry where he produced infographics (charts and diagrams) to clarify and explain a wide range of subjects. He has worked for newspaper titles in the UK and North America and received awards from The Society for News Design.
He began his freelance career several years ago and now works with a variety of print and digital publishers in addition to a number of companies in the fields of technology and engineering.
Richardís portfolio includes a variety of work including technical illustrations, maps, charts, icons and diagrams. While the styles and formats vary, clarity and function remain at the heart of his work.
He currently works from his office in Somerset, close to Bristol and Bath.