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Olivia Rayner is a freelance illustrator based in Bristol, UK, working internationally and specialising in images for children's picture books and related products. These pages provide images from Olivia's portfolio, contact details, and links to some of her recent book projects.

Olivia has been working as a freelance childrens illustrator since 1992, after training in graphic design and illustration at Epsom School of Art and Design and the Bath Academy of Art.

Clients include Ladybird, Belitha Press, Penguin, Harper Collins, Piggy Toes Press, Marks and Spencer, Early Learning Centre, Unicef Europe, Oxfam, Amnesty International, Museum of Childhood at Bethnal Green, Scripture Union, Quarto, Bristol Children's Hospital, Two-Can, Scholastic, William H. Sadlier, Propeller Design, Brimax, BBC Worldwide, Lion Publishing, Barrons Educational, Emma Treehouse and Chrysalis Books. Olivia's work also featured in the We are what we do book (Short Books 2004). To see some of Olivia's previous projects, see her books page

Sample images of Olivia's children's illustration are on the left. Select an image to enlarge. These are just a few of her recent images.

To see further images from her children's portfolio, or to see images from the high resolution portfolio, please get in touch with Olivia directly.

Alternatively, clients may choose to contact Olivia through her agents, illustration, who have offices in London, New York, Paris, Hamburg, Tokyo, Singapore and Australia.

Olivia Rayner Illustration

26 Cornwall Road, Bristol. BS7 8LH. UK.
Tel/Fax +44 (0)117 942 3815




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boy in boat


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Eric the Cat


  dolls house
Around the World


pied piper children's image



Street Scene Elephant  

pied piper children's image

children's book image

people on the bus  
bird in nest slide girl    

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Olivia Rayner Illustration: contemporary children's book illustrator

Summary: Olivia Rayner children's illustration online portfolio: British illustrator of childrens books, book covers, magazines, products, etc. Based in Bristol, UK. Details of commissioning children's images for publishers and other clients