Ruthine Burton is a freelance artist and illustrator. She likes to work in two distinct ways: colour pencil on paper followed by some digital postproduction or drawing digitally then colouring and texturing using multiple media such as photographs, digitised fabrics and textures. She loves drawing characters and creating fun compositions. She also loves stories and has been developing some for picture books. Ruthine has a B.A.hons in Visual Art and worked in the Games industry as an artist and animator for several years. She takes inspiration from Mini Grey and Philip Hess.