Sean O’Brien is a Brighton based Illustrator who uses visual language to explore character-driven narratives. His core practice involves observational drawing, visual scribing, writing, and taking a pencil for a walk. You can see more of Sean’s work with
, a performative press that uses live scribing and design to document events. Sean uses traditional drawing-based methods alongside digital colouring to capture the fun and playful moments in everyday life.
He has worked with clients such as Ambit, Canvas8, IFLA, Tortoise Media, The Barbican, Cancer Research UK and, has co-directed two projects with Minute Books which were featured on
It's Nice That
and also in the Observer.
Illustrated Tapes #087
Illustrated album cover
Ride to the Sun: A playlist inspired by post-work bike rides from Summer 2020.
Commissioned by Illustrated Tapes to create an illustrated playlist with my own theme.