Libros / LID Publishing
Champagne and wax crayons
Riding the madness of the creative industries
This is is the story of Illustrator and art director Ben Tallon’s journey from his childhood hobby of drawing, to a freelance career working with the world’s most glamorous clients in illustration, graphic design, music, film and television. Detailing highs of securing dream client World Wrestling Entertainment and lows of unconventional methods of paying the tax bill, this humorous, brutally honest documentation of navigating the art world alone and breaking into new markets, introduces the real side of the creative industry and what you need to do to make your way to the top.