Garry Parsons' illustrative talent has afforded a wide and substantial list of clients in both publishing and commercial illustration. Garry has been published by Scholastic, Random House, Puffin, Egmont, Hodder, Andersen Press, Walker Books and others including many foreign editions. Garry's children's illustrations are regularly aired as part of CBeebies' "Bed Time Story".
His editorial illustrations appear regularly in magazines and newspapers in Britain and the USA and have included work for Vanity Fair, The Guardian, The Times, Men's Health, Marie Claire, Nursing Standard and many more.
Garry has also produced illustrations for advertising and worked with Hellman's Mayonnaise, Spec Savers, Proctor & Gamble, Harrods, Planarama, Affinity Foods and Superdrug.
Garry studied Fine Art at Canterbury and the Illustration Sequential Design M.A at University of Brighton under John Vernon Lord and George Hardie.
Garry lives in South London with his young family & old dog.
AOI Images Award Bronze winner 2011
Perth & Kinross Word's Out! Picture Book Prize winner 2006
Nottingham Children's Book Award 2005
SAA Illustration Awards 2005 Bronze winner
Winner of the Red House Children's Book Award 2004
Stockport Schools Book Award winner 2004
AOI Images 28 children's book Silver winner 2004