John Bond (AKA iamjohnbond) is an illustrator, author and artist. Originally hailing from a farm in the Cotswolds he went on to study a degree in Illustration at Kingston University. He now lives and works here in Worthing.
With a background in animation and digital media, John spent 7 years working at an award winning creative agency – designing and directing a multitude of projects across broadcast, digital, and interactive platforms. Now working as an independent illustrator and artist, he balances commercial jobs with self initiated projects alongside running his online print store. John’s work has been exhibited in galleries worldwide and he has spoken at industry events such as Pictoplasma, Glug and Pecha Kucha.
His debut picture book, ‘Mini Rabbit Not Lost’ published by HarperCollins, was nominated for best picture book in the 2019 Waterstones Book Prize. His second book ‘Mini Rabbit Must Help’ was published in June 2020.