Naomi Howarth

Naomi Howarth

Twitter: @nhillustrator

Naomi Howarth is an Edinburgh-based illustrator who studied Costume for Performance at London College of Fashion. Her design background has heavily influenced her illustration, as well as her love for the decorative arts, vintage picture books and historic buildings. Her favourite thing about being an illustrator is imagining and creating eccentric and whimsical characters that inhabit vivid landscapes. Alongside her picture book work, Naomi produces home ware.

Books by Naomi Howarth
The Crow’s Tale


In the dark depths of winter, snow is falling and the animals are freezing and famished. Brave Crow sets out on a dangerous journey to find the Sun, and beg for warmth. Will Crow succeed, and what will happen to his colourful rainbow feathers?

Shortlisted for Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2016
Shortlisted for 2016 English 4 – 11 Picture Book Award

Published by Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, 2015

Coming soon:
Tug of War, will be published in 2017 by Frances Lincoln Children’s Books.

Naomi is represented at Jenny Brown Associates by Lucy –

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