toby newsome

Toby Newsome is an award winning illustrator from Cape Town, South Africa.

He works for leading publishers and advertising agencies around the world.

Toby was selected to take part in the 2017 Chen Bochui International Children’s Literature Award Exhibition in Shanghai. His book Grandma’s List written by Portia Dery and published by African Bureau won the 2018 Children’s Africana Book Award in the USA.

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Toby is represented by illozoo

Clients include:

Boston Globe Magazine
British Airways High Life
Hachette Book Group
Harvard University
House & Garden
John Brown Media
Jupiter Drawing Room
Marie Claire
Men’s Health
Oprah Magazine
Ogilvy & Mather

Oxford University Press
Penguin Books
Random House Struik
Reader’s Digest
Red Bull
Saatchi & Saatchi
V&A Waterfront
Wine Spectator


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