Alison Jay

Illustrator

About Alison Jay

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 working as an illustrator. Her commission's include a 48 sheet poster for B.T, a TV commercial for Kellogg's corn flakes and packaging on a new baby range for Crabtree and Evelyn. She has also illustrated lots of children's books and been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal for her book Out of the Blue.

Recent activity

World Storytelling Day
My Bed is an Air Balloon by Julia Copus and Alison Jay from Faber & Faber is brilliant!
2 years ago
National Bed Month
Get tucked up in bed with My Bed is an Air Balloon a brilliant bedtime read for you and your children. By Julia Copus from Faber & Faber.
2 years ago
November Events
Darker evenings mean it's a perfect time of year for stargazing. Why not read I Took the Moon for a Walk BC by Carolyn Curtis from Barefoot Books.
2 years ago
Maritime Day
Una and the Sea Cloak is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
3 years ago
Make Your Bed Day
My Bed is an Air Balloon by Julia Copus from Faber & Faber is brilliant!
3 years ago
Loving this
3 years ago
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We think you'd love My Bed is an Air Balloon by Julia Copus from Faber & Faber
3 years ago
Read Together
Listen, Listen BB by Phillis Gershator from Barefoot Books it's a wonderful book for your children
3 years ago