When he is not exploring forests and scrumping apples Jonny Duddle is found sprawled across his studio floor, drawing and busily inventing worlds.
Jonny is very skilled at character development: he initially works with pencil sketches and then draws and paints straight onto his computer using a tablet. His character designs were an integral part of the development work on Aardman's Oscar nominated animated feature-length film The Pirates! Band of Misfits.
Jonny Duddle's Award winning Pirates Next Door picture books has been published around the world. He has also created covers for the Harry Potter series. He is currently enjoying much success with his Gigantosaurus TV series, produced by Disney.