Lecturer, Illustration BA(Hons)

After graduating from Falmouth University in 1999, Chris Odgers has gained over 20 years experience within the illustration industry. Working across a broad spectrum of disciplines from informational, editorial, packaging and clothing, to graphic novels, skateboards and album covers. He was also an in-house medical illustrator for the NHS. However, Chris' true passion lies within narrative illustration.

Along with his commercial book work, Chris operates his own publishing company, Sawhorse Books, which serves as a platform to publish his own self written and illustrated hardback picture books. Of which to date, there are four, with a fifth in production. His personal paintings have also been part of gallery exhibitions in London, Berlin and Iceland.

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Year Qualification Awarding body
1999 BA(Hons) Illustration Falmouth University


Areas of teaching

  • Illustration

Courses taught

  • Illustration BA(Hons)