Alison Jay


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Hertfordshire, The United Kingdom
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Alison Jay was born in Hertfordshire, grew up in Derbyshire and studied graphic design in London where she now lives. After graduating she worked in animation for a short while but gradually started to get commissions in illustration. She works in Alkyd a quick drying oil paint on paper and sometimes adds a crackle varnish to give the work an aged appearance. She has worked in all areas of illustration including
advertising ,packaging, editorial and design. Her commission's include a 48 sheet poster for B.T, a TV commercial for Kellogg's corn flakes and has recently illustrated the new baby range of products for Crabtree and Evelyn. She has also illustrated lots of children's books including 'Picture This', 'William and the night train','Th
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4.16 avg rating — 285 ratings — published 2003 — 4 editions
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1 2 3: A Child's First Coun...

4.06 avg rating — 242 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Out of the Blue

3.93 avg rating — 187 ratings — published 2014
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Welcome to the Zoo!

3.81 avg rating — 187 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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Bee & Me

3.88 avg rating — 232 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
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Red, Green, Blue: a First B...

3.65 avg rating — 164 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Picture This

4.06 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1999 — 7 editions
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The Nutcracker

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3.96 avg rating — 97 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Christmastime

3.44 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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The Twelve Days of Christmas

3.86 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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