Liz Poulain – illustrating for teenagers

My illustration style varies depending on the age the illustrations are aimed at. Most of my illustrations these days are designed for younger children. However, some years ago, I helped The Alcohol Education Trust create some worksheets for teaching groups of teenagers with special educational needs about risks associated with alcohol. My brief was to make the illustrations as clear and uncluttered as possible, and appealing to teenagers.

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A preliminary sketch: