Illustrations for books by Gail Yerrill

A few of the illustrations I have done for children's books- Please click on the image to view the full image in a slideshow

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Illustration for 'Bounce Saves Easter' for Hallmark USA

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Illustration of the Easter Eggs falling onto the Easter bunny. From 'Bounce the Bunny Saves Easter' 2016, Hallmark USA

The Little Mermaid saving the Prince_Hans Christian Anderson_gail yerrill_portfolio

Anderson Stories. This is an illustration from The Little Mermaid story. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle. More info to follow.

baby eating_illustration_gail yerrill

Baby eating dinner! For a baby record book for the Babyshop in Dubai.

A friend for Mouse_portfolio_gail yerrill_mouse crying

Little mouse is lonely. A story of finding friendship. Watercolour on paper.

The Snow Queen_hans christian anderson_stealing the little boy_gailyerrill

Illustration from a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. The Snow Queen driving her sleigh pulled by polar bears

Night time moon light scene_portfolio_gailyerrill

An illustration from 'Time for bed, sleepyhead' written by Dr Daniel Amen. Out on the 6th September 2016.

The Tinder Box_hans christian anderson_old woman and the tree_gailyerrill

Illustration from a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson stories. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle paper.

The tinder box_copper dog flying with princess_hans christian anderson_gail yerrill

From the Tinder Box story, part of a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson stories.

Popcorn the bear_looking out at snow

Illustration from a forthcoming book for the brand 'Popcorn the bear' created by Debbie Howard. Digital illustration

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The Ugly duckling_hiding in reeds by pond_gailyerrill

Illustration from 'The Ugly Duckling', part of a collection of Hans Christian Anderson.

Sleepy animals in the van_portfolio_gailyerrill

An illustration from 'Time for bed, sleepyhead' written by Dr Daniel Amen. Out on the 6th September 2016.

Soft toys going to the beach_campervan_gailyerrill_portfolio

An illustration from 'Time for bed, sleepyhead' written by Dr Daniel Amen. Out on the 6th September 2016.

The Snow Queen_hans christian anderson_love conquers all

Illustration from a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. The Snow Queen is driven away by the love of friends

Rabbit sneezing with squirrells_gail yerrill_portfolio

A rabbit sneezing in this tale of a bunny seeking out their identity.

The little mermaid and sisters in underwater kingdom_portfolio_gailyerrill

The Ugly duckling_swans_gailyerrill

Illustration from 'The Ugly Duckling', part of a collection of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. Turning into a swan!

The ugly duckling_farm animals making fun_gail yerrill

Illustration from 'The Ugly Duckling', part of a collection of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. Watercolour on paper.

The Snow Queen_hans christian anderson_golden carriage held up by bandits_gailyerrill

Illustration from 'The Snow Queen', part of a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. The bandits are holding up the golden carriage.

Mummy bear and baby bear bedtime_gail yerrill_portfolio

Atmospheric illustration of mummy bear putting baby bear to bed. To be published.

baby bear reading_gail yerrill_portfolio copy

Mummyy bear reads a story to baby bear. To be published.

Rabbits playing at sunset_gail yerrill_portfolio

Rabbits playing around their hive. To be published by NPP. A combination of drawing, digital and watercolour on cartridge paper.

merry christmas singing animals_portfolio_gailyerrill

For a story song sounds book. Digital illustration

The Little Mermaid_seeing girl meet Prince_gail yerrill_portfolio

Anderson Stories. This is an illustration from The Little Mermaid story. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle. More info to follow.

Time for bed, slepyhead_gail yerrill

The cover of the forthcoming book, 'Time for bed, sleeyhead' published by Zondervan 2016.

Being eaten by a whale_illustration_gail yerrill

From the book 'All Creatures Great and Small' A collection of bible stories for kids.

The-family-tree_illustration

A family tree. For a baby record book for the Babyshop in Dubai.

Popcorn the bear with dancing snowmen_gail yerrill_portfolio

Illustration from a forthcoming book for 'Popcorn the bear' created by Debbie Howard. Digital illustration

Nursery rhymes_peas that pop_lr

Pop go the peas! Published ina a nursery rhymes book by Macmillan

In the teddy workshop

Study. Pen and ink with watercolour and digital. 2015

Rabbits making fun_gailyerrill_portfolio

NPP. Lttle bunnies making fun of their sibling. Mixed media

Rabbits in the burrow_gail yerrill_portfolio

Little bunny announcing who she is to her brothers and sisters. Mixed media. Published by NPP.

Miss bobby-socks and the Giant ball of string

A series of books written and created by Jacqui Brown. Miss Bobby-Socks and the Giant Ball of string is the first.

Mermaid and King of the sea_portfolio_gailyerrill

From 'The Little Mermaid' The king comforts his daughter. Part of a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson stories.

Mummy rabbit putting baby bunny to bed_gailyerrill_portfolio

Mummy rabbit puts baby to bed. Mixed media

baby pulling cart_illustration_gail yerrill

Baby pulling a cart of toys. For a baby record book for the Babyshop in Dubai.

owl and the pussycat

Illustration from 'The Owl and the Pussycat' lullaby from 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star' published by Littel Tiger Press.

The ugly duckling_ducklings hatching_gail yerrill

Illustration from 'The Ugly Duckling', part of a collection of Hans Christian Anderson Stories.

The Tinder box soldiers_hans christian anderson_fairytale_gailyerrill

Anderson Stories. This is an illustration from The Tinder Box story. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle. More info to follow.

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Pirate Post was a part of a series of books for Ladybird called 'Skullabones Island' Gail was a copy artist for two of the books creating new illustrations which were in keeping with the series and original characters.

Fishes,starfish and shells_portfolio_gail yerrill

From 'The Little Mermaid' Underwater incidentals. Part of a treasury of Hans Christian Anderson stories.

Fairy friends love to play games

Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

The Christmas Angels

Hedgehog in the snow with a guardian Angel. 'The Christmas Angels' was first published by Little Tiger Press in 2008.

Daddy and baby bear

An illustration from 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star' published by Little Tiger Press in 2008. Now available worldwide.

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Baby taking a bath. For a baby record book for the Babyshop in Dubai.

Mum and baby fox

An illustration for 'Hello Baby' first published by Little Tiger Press in 2009. Now available worldwide.

Illustration from A Friend for Mouse

Forthcoming release. More info to follow. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle with digital media.

An Illustration from 'The Snow Queen

A forthcoming release of Hans Christian Anderson Stories. This is an illustration from The Snow Queen story. Watercolour on Lana Aquarelle. More info to follow.

Listening to Grandpa's stories

'The Magic of Christmas' illustrations with a mixture of watercolour patterns and illustrations. A heartwarming story written by Clare Freedman.

Christmas mice in bed

'The Christmas Angels' was first published by Little Tiger Press in 2008. Watercolour and gouache with mixed media on Arches watercolour paper.

Fairy Rainbow- Fairy Friends

Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

A friend for Mouse_portfolio_gail yerrill_mouse scaring elephant

From 'A friend for mouse' date for release to follow.

Hanging out in the Roses

Illustration for Fairy Friends. Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

'In the Salon' Fairy Friends

Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

Fairies playing in the Poppies

I love creating patterns. Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

Fairies hanging out

Illustration from Fairy Friends. Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

'The Ball' Fairy Friends

Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. 'Fairy Friends' was first published in 2007 by Little Tiger Press. It has been made into various formats including a secret diary notebook, letter writing set, filofax and is part of several gift sets.

Night time in fairyland

Gouache and watercolour on handmade paper. First published 2007 by Little Tiger Press

The Magic of Christmas title page

Watercolour on Arches watercolour paper. The Magic of Christmas was first published in 2008 by Little Tiger Press, now available in several languages all around the world.

Title page illustration

'The Magic of Christmas' illustrations with a mixture of watercolour patterns and illustrations. A heartwarming story written by Clare Freedman.

baby asleep_illustration_gail yerrill

Baby sleeping. For a baby record book for the Babyshop in Dubai.

Collecting holly and berries

'The Magic of Christmas' illustrations with a mixture of watercolour patterns and illustrations. A heartwarming story written by Clare Freedman.

At home at Christmas

Illustration for 'The Magic of Christmas' 2008.

Playing in the presents

'The Magic of Christmas' illustrations with a mixture of watercolour patterns and illustrations. A heartwarming story written by Clare Freedman.

Mice playing in the presents

Illustration for 'The Magic of Christmas' watercolour on paper.

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Illustration for 'The Magic of Christmas' first published in 2008. The Magic of Christmas written by Clare Freedman, is now available worldwide.

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