David Semple

David was born in the North East of England in the early 70’s. After studying illustration he enjoyed a stint working in the TV & Film industry in London painting latex puppets & prosthetics! Since then a pencil has never been far from his grasp and he has designed and illustrated characters for an impressive range of clients across the globe including Penguin, Usborne and Scholastic to name but a few. He lives in York with his designer wife Kate, their three children and Olive the dog.

Books by David Semple

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How it Works: Tractor

Author: Amelia Hepworth

Illustrator: David Semple

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How it Works: Rocket

Author: Amelia Hepworth

Illustrator: David Semple