Paul Blow

A Day in the Life - Wall Street Journal
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A Day in the Life - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal commissioned Paul to illustrate their “Day in the Life ” column featuring a prominent US judge from Texas nicknamed ‘the tweetingest judge in America.’ You can read the article here

Paul Blow

Paul Blow is a British Illustrator with a witty sense of humour and an incredible ability to capture the essence of any story, what a dream combination. With a Media Communications degree from the Maidstone College of Art and a Masters in Narrative Illustration from Brighton University he is always two steps ahead of us conceptually, never failing to deliver entertaining and thought provoking images. Employing a bold and distinctive palette with considered compositions a Paul Blow image is always an eye catcher and conversation starter.

You can download Paul’s portfolio here.

Byron Burgers
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Byron Burgers

Paul worked with Charlie Smith Design on this series illustrations for Byron, the brand new Glasgow based burger restaurant.

Howies
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Howies

Paul worked on one of the legendary Howies wardrobes along with some of the best artists in the business, this image appeared as a Tshirt print.

Diesel Mowers
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Diesel Mowers

Discussing the health risk of diesel mowers for Men’s Health magazine U.S

Surveillance
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Surveillance

Every two weeks Paul illustrates the comments page in The Guardian for writer Simon Jenkins.

Paul's clients include

The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Penguin Books, Random House, The Folio Society, VH1, WeTransfer, Byron, Politico New York, The Welcome Trust, Bloomsbury, Men’s Health, The Economist, Boston Globe, Der Spiegel, Greenpeace, Harvard, Hollywood Reporter, Little White Lies, Washington Post, The Guardian, The FT Variety, New Scientist, Harvard Business Review, The Guardian, New Scientist, The Independent

Paul has won some impressive awards

2015 Gold Medal Society of Illustrators US
Silver in the 3x3 Pro Show No.5 US
2007 Second Prixe in the V&A Illustration Awards UK
Gold & Bronze Awards from the Association of Illustrators UK
Transport for London Silver Award UK
Glenfiddich Food & Drink Award Nominee UK

Retaining Business
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Retaining Business

Inspired by the challenges of retaining business. Commissioned by The Guardian

Tony Lommi - The History of Heavy Metal

Paul was asked by the team at VH1 to tell the story of Tony Lommi of Black Sabbath and the origins of Heavy Metal and it’s bloody beginnings.

The Mask of Dimitrios
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The Mask of Dimitrios

One of eight illustrations commissioned by Folio Society who published The Mask of Dimitrios by Eric Ambler - name checked by Ian Fleming as James Bond’s favoured reading material in From Russia with Love.