How do you create your illustrations?
I use a mixture of hand made textures and digital illustration.
What software and apps do you use?
Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.
What equipment do you use?
Water colour paper, black ink and water colour paints, and A Mac computer and a Wacom table for when I work digital.
How did you become an illustrator?
I studied Graphic Design & Illustration at university and did a year of placements at different types of creative companies to see where I fitted. I then sent out my portfolio to the companies I was interested in and learned the tricks of the trade in-house across greetings cards, apparel and giftware.
Do you accept commissions?
Yes I do! I’d love to hear about your project, to hire me as an Illustrator please contact me at
Can I share/re-post your illustration on my social media, blog or website?
Yes you can, please credit me as the artist next to the illustration. If you’re re-posting on Instagram please tag @whatjessmade in the image and post caption, so people have a chance to discover my work.
Do you make phone wallpapers/screen savers?
Yes I do! You can find my phone wallpapers in my highlights on instagram.
Where can I buy your art prints?
You buy my work in my Etsy shop here.
Do you do custom portraits?
Yes I do! I can create custom family, wedding and pet portraits
Where can I purchase patterns from you?
I have a private portfolio for my art licensing and patterns, if you would access to my latest collections get in touch.
If you would like to find out more about my process I have answered
some more questions in interviews here.