Zara Picken is an illustrator based in the North East of England. Working internationally creating illustrations for editorial, publishing, advertising and even more. ??Influenced by mid-century modern design, she has an interest in old paper-based ephemera. Her work combines digital and handmade elements. Among her clients are: AARP, Appelberg Publishing, August Media, Bayard Jeunesse, Bulletin Magazine, Charter Media, Delicious Magazine, Futurelab, ForbesLife Magazine, The Guardian, Haymarket, Harvard Medicine, London 2012 Olympics, Lonely Planet, Macmillan Publishing, The National Trust, The Observer, Pearson, WIRED and many more.