Stroud Illustrator's Fair and Nonsense CIA Exhibition

So the 2016 Cheltenham Illustration Awards is at the Museum in the Park, Stroud until Sunday the 19th of March 2017. On the 4th we had an Illustrators fair there in front of the awards also.

Nonsense is still getting around. Next week it will be at the London Book Fair in Olympia, London. 14th-16th of March.

Keep your entries coming in for the 2017 CIA - Tales Through Others' Eyes - Awards! We've already had some great ones. Thank you!


It's time! Call for the 2017 Cheltenham Illustration Awards entries is now open!

Last year we had over 1000 entries. Many that weren't included were still outstanding -we could have made 5 annuals! So please don't disheartened if you weren't successful last time. We try to make the awards as diverse as we can.

The new poster is below! Please feel free to save and share it. All info about this year's awards and how to submit is now updated within this site. 
Have a read! Thank you.

Nonsense around the world!

Here's our Cover Artist Helena Pérez García! Holding her annual in Bermondsey, London.
So we've been getting photos back of the CIA 2016 from it's various stopping points on the globe. It's so great to see! Thanks to everyone!
Jaye Kang- Düsseldorf TV tower by the Rhein River, Germany.

João Vaz de Carvalho - Parede, Portugal.

Ollie Cuthbertson-Trafalgar Square, London.
We also had Olivier Kugler come in to talk to us last week. Here he is holding the annual himself!
Geraldine Sypiecco from the Philippines! Thanks Geraldine!

Yana Voitik by the Town Hall in Minsk, Belarus!

Zoe Scammell in Richmond, London by the river Thames!

CIA For Sale Online!

You can now buy the 2016 Cheltenham Illustration Awards Annual online here

The 2016 Illustration Awards annual. 80 page book of images of 2016 year's highly commended entries. 
Beautifully printed, matte, casebound book.
Published by Pittville Press.
£10 (includes Free Postage anywhere in the world!)

Posted Contributors Annuals!

We posted out all the annuals to those in the annual today. It's truly was amazing to see where they all go out to from humble Cheltenham, UK.
We are very proud of how international our awards has become and how diverse the work all working under the same theme is.
This year we've had entires in the annual from Miami to Berlin, from Minsk to The republic of Korea, Canada to China, Serbia to the Philippines and Iran to Finland. It is amazing to see them go out all over the world. Not forgetting all over the UK too! From Hove to Birmingham.