Art house: young illustrators connect to their inner artists at home

26th April, 2020
Jonah McAleavy with his sister Jade.“I feel happy when I am illustrating.” Picture: Fergal Phillips

Jonah McAleavy, who lives in Sandymount, is a talented young illustrator, who, although only ten years of age, has developed a distinctive style. He tells the Magazine why he likes art and illustration – and how you can have fun with illustrations too

I was maybe eight years old when I started doing illustrations. I found these tutorials for kids online and started with those. And then it grew. I started thinking of...

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