3 life lessons from iconic illustrator Tomi Ungerer

Tomi Ungerer OFFSET

Tomi Ungerer has been working in illustration for over 60 years

It's day two of OFFSET festival here in Dublin and proceedings kicked off with a rare treat. Irish illustrator Steve Simpson sat down in conversation with iconic artist Tomi Ungerer to talk about his life's work, growing up in poverty and where he gets his inspiration.

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Sammy Maine

Sammy Maine was a founding member of the Creative Bloq team way back in the early 2010s, working as a Commissioning Editor. Her interests cover graphic design in music and film, illustration and animation. Since departing, Sammy has written for The Guardian, VICE, The Independent & Metro, and currently co-edits the quarterly music journal Gold Flake Paint.