David Mottram

Dave Mottram is an illustrator living in Ohio who worked as a graphic designer for many years which led him to pursue his passion for illustration. He paints traditionally and digitally with color and layers and line. He loves tacos, animals, tikis, and nerding out on art supplies.

Most Recent Book
Basil and the Royal Dare book

"About" from the Simon and Schuster Fall 2018 Catalog

chapter Books

inspired by classic literature · detectives · mystery · sleuthing · mice
Basil and the Big Cheese Cook-Off

picture Books

Mighty Tug book
hard work · rescue · boats · vehicles
Mighty Tug
Wordy Birdy book
travel · friendship · birds · animals
Wordy Birdy


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