Matt Johnstone is a Brighton based illustrator. He likes to walk or cycle to the top of The Downs. That where he usually comes up with his of ideas and future illustration projects. His Illustrations are a mix of traditional and digital techniques with a bright and optimistic colour palette.
From where does visual literacy first spring? Picture books. A child splayed comfortably on a parent’s lap, is exquisitely attuned to “reading” every element of design: typography, line, shape, colour. Heard aloud, the spare text of a picture book hangs over the scene, casting it in amber.