Jim Field

Jim Field is an illustrator, character designer and animation director. From music videos and title sequences to illustration and picture books, Jim has worked on a variety of projects. His first picture book, CATS AHOY! written by Peter Bently and published by MacMillan won the Booktrust Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2011. in 2013 Jim designed and art-directed the interactive children's exhibition 'Journey to Space' at Discover Children's Story Centre. He has since illustrated children's books with Kes Gray, Michelle Robinson,Rachel Bright, Michael Broad, Jeanne Willis, Steve Cole and comedian David Baddiel. Jim now lives in Paris with his girlfriend and a small grumpy cat. Awards Cats Ahoy! written by Peter Bently and Published by Macmillan Winner of The Booktrust Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2011 Nominated for the Kate Greenaway 2012 There's a Lion in My Cornflakes written by Michelle Robinson and published by Bloomsbury Winner of the first Sainsbury's Children's Book Award 2014 Oi Frog! written by Kes Gray and published by Hodder Children's Books Winner of the Bishops Stortford Picture book Award Nominated for the Kate Greenway 2015 Shortlisted for Peter's Picture book of the year 2015 The Parent Agency written by David Baddiel and published by HarperCollins Books Winner of the Lollies Book Award, 9-13 yr old category 2016 http://www.jimfield.co.uk