Editorial Illustration inspired by Iain Sinclair’s Last London
L O N E L Y T R E E
An animation by Joanna Layla and Lizzy Rowlatt commissioned by
in celebration of the TREE CHARTER
The brief was to design, create and animate a hand-drawn line and watercolour music video within a month, base on a narrative entitled ‘Lonely Tree’ bout how one man (and a pigeon) transform an urban wasteland into a thriving green space.
The animation can be seen here on the Woodland Trust website
The animation will be debuted in full at the HAY FESTIVAL 2017.
Below is a selection of frames from the animation.
BEHIND THE SCENES – PROCESS DRAWINGS
In designing the illustrations for the video I was inspired by lines from TS ELIOT’s The Wasteland: