I’m an English illustrator and artist living and working in Ramsgate, Isle of Thanet, Kent.
I combine drawing, found imagery, print and paint to create unique images of real emotional resonance and genuine charm.

My inspirations and interests – like rare old soul 45s, flea markets
and vintage shop signs and type – help inform my distinctively
bittersweet, elegantly nostalgic style.

I’ve been asked to create works for everybody from The Times
and Vogue UK to BBC, Time out, Elle, Grup 62 and Penguin.

Kavel Rafferty