Simon was born on the Wirral near Liverpool and moved to London to study BA design then MA illustration at Central St.Martin’s College of Art. His illustration work has been commissioned by a wide range of major design, publishing and advertising agencies worldwide.
Simon has won many awards including the Victoria and Albert Museum editorial illustration award, many association of illustrators best of british illustration awards for his advertising, design, book covers and editorial work and has been selected for american illustration awards AI34 and recently shortlisted for the V&A book illustration award.
Simon is a biker of mountains, forest dweller and lover of tea huts. Simon will be selling signed, limited edition prints of his artworks at Bookish Art Market 2019.