Annie Horwood is the author and illustrator of numerous children's books. Annie worked in the design studio at Penguin Books for ten years, where she spent a lot of her time drawing Fat Puffin for Puffin books and the Puffin Book Club magazines Puffin Post and Puffin Flight, before going freelance.
Annie has written and illustrated books for children of all ages, from board books and picture books through to fiction, puzzle books, activity and colouring books, strip cartoons and non-fiction. Two of her best-loved books are the board books Dogs Go... and Cats Go...
Horse and pony illustrations
Annie's knowledge of ponies and riding is invaluable for 'getting things right' when illustrating equestrian subjects. She has written and illustrated several activity and puzzle books for The Pony Club.
Most of the illustrations on this website are available for licensing. To enquire about licensing, request further samples or commission new work, click on the email address on the contact page.
Children's craft projects
Artwork using recycled materials is a recurring theme. While running children's craft classes at Blue Kangaroo Play Centre Annie created over fifty original projects for her 'Sticking and Colouring Fun with Annie' sessions.