The Unlikely Ocean – Book Cover Artwork for Jules Verne Exhibition
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I am delighted to be a part of Hire An Illustrator’s Jules Verne Exhibition in April!

For my contribution, I decided to create a modern book cover artwork for Verne’s ‘Journey to the Centre of the Earth’. It highlights the moment when the three explorers first stumble down to the beach, after discovering the bizarre underground cavern and its unique flora. I used vibrant colours to accentuate the strangeness of the prehistoric environment in which they find themselves.

Gemma Gould
Church Stretto… UK

Gemma Gould is a British illustrator, based in the beautiful Shropshire countryside. Drawing inspiration from traditional printmaking techniques, she combines vibrant geometric sha… Show more.

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Gemma was, from the get-go, a pleasure to work with. Her illustrations are eye-catching, authentic and very thoughtfully designed. She knew immediately what my team were looking for when I came to her with an idea regarding our online magazine - she delivered exactly that and more!
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