Ian has been working as a freelance illustrator since completing his degree in 1989. He has produced illustrations for books, magazines, greetings cards and a range of jigsaw puzzles featuring group caricatures of celebrities from soaps and sitcoms.

His many clients include: The Mail On Sunday, Pearson Educational Books, Setanta Sports, Bible Society, Cambridge University Press, The Library Association, TV Quick and  KD Sales and Marketing.