Working in watercolour, gouache and acrylics on either canvas or paper, Peter's work features in books such as "Prehistoric Animals of Australia", "A Gap in Nature", "Astonishing Animals", "Possums of the World", "Tree Kangaroos A Curious Natural History", and "Feathered Dinosaurs".
Stephen Biesty decided he wanted to pursue a career in illustration when he was 10. He studied illustration for 5 years, working on a variety of projects, before finally deciding to work as a book illustrator.
Stephen Biesty has worked as a freelance illustrator since 1985 creating a wide variety of information books for both adults and children.
"Ashwell Wood had a distinct illustrative style. His intricately detailed annotated sketches, often featuring a familiar 'cut-away' section, were not only artistically clean and sharp but also educational, offering clear explanations to complicated scenes."