Blog posts by andrew roper relating to children related content, artwork, illustrations, animations and books.

Cartoon Superhero


A cartoon superhero character I created when I was a mere schoolboy.

Snail no shell with a worm

Snail With No Shell

An early illustration I did for a children’s story by Jan Akhtar about a snail that loses it’s shell. Still...

Monkey Card

Cheeky Monkey Birthday Card

A new Birthday Card creation featuring a Cheeky Monkey running away with a Birthday Cake. Can be purchased here: thortful...

Girl Dr Who Slide

A Female Doctor Who

As we are now only a few days away from the start of the new Doctor Who series starring Peter...

Characters Poster Slide

Witch and other characters

I decided to spend some time making a poster incorporating some of the favourite characters i’ve illustrated over the last few years for...

Barn Animals Slide

Barn Animals

Here is a page illustration featuring Barn Animals I did for the new children’s book by Sandra Christina Shaw titled Pom-Pom...

Camel Drinking

The Mouse and the Camel

Here is an illustration I did for the new children’s book written by Eileen Noakes titled The Mouse and the...

Lester and the unusual pet

Lester and the Unusual Pet

I was wandering around Brighton a few weeks ago doing research for the book I am currently illustrating – Witches, Hats...