James Brown AKA Brownjames is a freelance illustrator specialising in hand drawn, digital / vector illustration. Birmingham is his home town and he graduated BA Hons in Illustration and Graphic design from the University of Plymouth. He now lives in Tasmania, Australia, with his wife, daughter and son.
Over the past 12 years his illustration commissions have been for children’s books, magazines, educational publications, advertising, interactive design, branding & product identity, textiles and character design and storyboards for animation. Character and back ground designs are his strengths.
In 2007- 2008 he worked in-house for Blue Rocket Animation Studio as a background designer, vehicle designer and storyboard artist on their flash animated TV series for the Nine Network called Pixel Pinkie.
In 2011 he designed and built the Brownjames studio where he works full-time.