Tom Hovey is a Welsh Illustrator based in Bristol.

Tom’s multi-disciplinary approach has seen him apply his unique style across a broad spectrum of genres including TV graphics, food illustration, editorial, book illustration, storyboarding, animation, apparel design and murals.

Tom is best known for his acclaimed food illustration work. He has produced the illustrated graphics for BBC One's The Great British Bake Off since it's inception in 2010. His signature style has been a key element to the show's success, winning multiple awards and becoming the most watched TV series in the UK in 2015.  


Nicer Tuesday - It's Nice That - 2014

Delicious Illustrations - Apple Store Covent Garden - 2016

Ears and Eyes - The Beacon, Hastings - 2016 



Selected Clients

The Great British Bake Off / BBC / Channel 4 / CBS / ABC / Hodder Books / Glastonbury Festival / Comic Relief  /  Visit England / The Grand Appeal /  National Television Awards / Ebury - Penguin Random House  / Future Publishing / Ruder Finn / Sea Shepherd / Red Bull 

Selected Exhibitions and Shows


Secret 7 - London 


Shaun in the City - Aardman, The Grand Appeal, Bristol

 Hartlepool Festival of Illustration - Hartlepool


Leeds Tattoo Expo - Leeds


Not For Rental - London

Lazerian Gerald Exhibition - New York Design Week, London Design Week


Secret 7 - London

Hellohead - London


The Dead Sea Mob - A Shot Across The Bows - at 55DSL, London

VnA Magazine 16 Launch - Pictures on Walls, London

Sea Shepherd - HMS Belfast Charity Fundraiser, London


The Big Residency - Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff


Pollocks Studio 33 at Carnaby - London


Roots & Culture at M&C Saatchi - Daydream Network - London

Pollocks - Blank Canvas, London

The Nightmare Before Christmas - Little Art Book, SIN, London


Litmusphere - New Artists, Melbourne

Illustrate! - Designers Block, London