m wood pen

illustrator of books, cocktails, travel + more

What a lark! Here is a smattering of my illustrations of beautiful, stylish, witty, glamorous, historic London (the city that I am besotted with!) that were created a few years ago for the book Citysketch London: Nearly 100 Creative Prompts for Sketching the City on the Thames [Book] by Monica Meehan, Joanne Shurvell, Melissa Wood · Race Point Publishing · Paperback · 176 …

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I’ve always been fascinated by maps. Blame my brave wonderful wanderlust mother for inspiring the insatiable curiosity of constant adventure in me throughout my entire life. From the end papers of J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Hobbit to the creased, the worn family atlas that has traveled coast to coast with me and my children in our …

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