Piece description from the artist
A book can transport us to magical places and let us experience things we’ve never dreamt of. This is part of The Giant Book series celebrating the magic of reading.
Emma Carpenter is an illustrator based in Kent UK specialising in coloured pencil illustrations of whimsical and cosy scenes. Storytelling is at the heart of her artwork, every illustration has its own narrative. Her illustrations are packed with detail, bright bold block colours, and a little bit of magic and nostalgia.