Tom Jay recently produced this colourful illustration for John Hopkins University - to accompany an article on the benefits of home cooking.

View Tom's full portfolio here.

Posted: 28 April 2016

Tom has created some inspiring new work for clients such as Ink Publishing, BBC Countryfile, Pets at Home, and Coast Magazine. 

View Tom's freshly updated portfolio here.


Posted: 22 March 2016

Check out this brand new work from Tom Jay, for Waitrose Magazine and BBC Countryfile. View Tom's full portfolio here.


Posted: 21 January 2016

Tom produced a set of illustrations for a short story by Paul Maunder for Rouleur Magazine, (Eddy Merckx at the Tour of Belgium in 1970).

View the illustratioons in Tom's full portfolio here.


Posted: 17 November 2015

Tom produced this mouth-watering illustration for Waitrose Kitchen Magazine - check out Tom's other food related work here.

Posted: 11 September 2015

Tom Jay was commissioned by the Telegraph to create this illustartion for there property section - the illustration accompanies the article about a neighbourly dispute over an awkwardly placed extractor fan!

Check out Tom's full portfolio here.

Posted: 3 August 2015

Tom Jay has some lovely new personal work including this map. 

Have a look at Tom's full portfolio here.

Posted: 27 May 2015

Tom created a cool series of illlustrations for Rouleur Magazine for a fact based, historical cycling fiction article by Paul Maunder.

To see more visit Tom's portfolio.

Posted: 13 May 2015

Tom Jay has produced some lovely architecture illustrations, check out his portfolio to see all of his new work!

Posted: 29 April 2015

Tom Jay has been super busy working on an illustration series for The Seaside Boarding House, so we've given his portfolio a big ol' update!

Click here to have a look.


Posted: 6 March 2015



MP Arts is the sister agency to photographic counterpart Making Pictures. We currently represent 30 leading image-makers, designers and illustrators.

We develop, nurture, and maintain lasting careers for our artists through high production standards, curating quality portfolios, encouraging exceptional artistic and personal projects, and providing a platform through which to identify, direct and facilitate commercial work. MP have a team of 8 industry specialists to guide and manage our artists careers.

We understand the changing face of the visual industry – offering a forward thinking approach combined with an ability to create fully integrated campaigns through new media.

Our aim is to extend our passion and enthusiasm for representation beyond photography, and widen our horizons to new and existing platforms, audiences and clients. The development and creation of our roster has taken time and care - please contact Tim Higgs if you would like to discuss a project or commission one of our illustrators.

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