On September the 23rd, I was darting around north Birmingham searching for the fibreglass owls that make up The Big Hoot trail. One I found was number 73: The Birchfield Sable by Jane Anderson.
Jane Anderson (a.k.a. ‘currentstate’) is a Birmingham-based designer and illustrator whose work is inspired by the natural world. Her work heavily features bold colours, hand drawn type, and decorative elements.
Jane’s background is in graphic design and she currently teaches on the Visual Communication course at Birmingham City University.
Her illustrations have appeared in a number of publications, such as Wallpaper, Computer Arts, Frieze, The Guardian, Amelia’s Magazine and Design Week, as well as being exhibited and sold worldwide.