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Order a children’s book illustrated by Ian Marsden with a personalized dedication and autograph.

Personally signed and dedicated books from Ian Marsden

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“The Secret Egg” is a delightful, fun and colourful children’s book for young readers written by John Townsend and published in 2015 by Ransom Publishing in the Ransom Reading Stars series for young readers.

Beautifully illustrated by artist Ian David Marsden in vivid colors, you can now own or gift a hand-signed copy of this book dedicated to the person of your choice. A wonderful gift idea for a child’s birthday or even for collectors of autographed children’s books.

It is the story of a man who find a mysterious egg on the bus. Back at home he hatches the egg with the help of his cat, with a fun and surprising outcome. The word count is 362.

Order a hand-signed / autographed copy by Ian Marsden with a personal dedication to any name you wish.

Example of hand signed book

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The price is ONLY 9,50 Euro including the book, the personal signature / dedication by Ian Marsden and shipping (airmail) world-wide. (!)

Just enter the name and desired dedication in the field below and order with one click. Please be sure to enter a valid delivery address.
Due to the personalised nature of the books: All sales are final. No returns or exchanges.
Books usually ship within 48 hours of receiving the order via the French postal service. Delivery times vary, depending on your location and on the postal service(s).

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Freehand Drawing: Quetzalcoatl – The Feathered Serpent

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Freehand drawing Quetzalcoatl – The Feathered Serpent

Dessin a main libre – Le Serpent à plumes

created in Manga Studio MX4 software on a Wacom Cintiq 21UX by artist and illustrator Ian David Marsden
All Rights Reserved ©2015 Ian David Marsden

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News from Illustrator Ian Marsden – Summer 2015


Greetings from my illustration studio,

I would like to give you a short update on the fun and exciting projects of the last few months.


A big thank you and welcome to new clients:¦

Zum Goldenen Hirschen
Advertising agency
(Munich, Hamburg and Berlin – Germany)
Rock Brasiliano
Communications and Corporate Creativity
Coley Solutions
Smarter Performance Solutions 
We Develop Award Winning Training & Performance Solutions that Empower your Workforce.

I created a series of illustrations for sanitary cleaning products for HENKEL.
The artwork needed to be visually self-explanatory without words or language.

This project was a collaboration with Rock Brasiliano
through German Illustration Agency, Die Kleinert

More illustration samples


Design of a crest and logo for a Los Angeles based property developer, Beverly Hills Property Developers.

More Logo and Character Designs.


The University of Zurich required an illustration to be printed on coffee mugs for a research team, with recognizable caricatures of the team members based on photographs.

More Cartoons and Caricatures


I have the great pleasure of creating illustrations for a series of whiteboard scribing explainer videos for the U.S. Government written and produced by Coley Solutions.

This is a long-term, ongoing project to create a library of training videos and I am delighted to be part of this collaboration.

I am very experienced in the production of Whiteboard Scribing videos.
I can produce such videos for you from A to Z in various languages. Examples of my video productions can be found on my home page.

Scribing Videos by Marsden


The T-shirts I designed for the well known U.S. pro wrestler Johnny Mundo AKA John Morrison are now available for purchase.

These designs were a lot of fun to create and I am currently working on new T-shirt designs for Johnny.


Locally, as every summer, I designed the logo and t-shirt design for the Comité des Fetes in my southern French village.

More Logo Designs 

I hope you enjoyed this little update and if you would like to talk to me about any of your projects please call me at + 33 6 42 49 82 11 or e-mail me at 

Wishing you a wonderful summer,





I am an independent illustrator and designer and I also produce animation and whiteboard or animatic videos.

I am available for new projects.

My full portfolio and a short bio, client list and testimonials
can be viewed on my homepage Marsden Illustration

My artist page on Facebook



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T-shirt illustrations for pro wrestler Johnny Mundo – formerly John Morrison

T-shirt illustrations
for pro wrestler Johnny Mundo – formerly John Morrison

by Illustrator Ian David Marsden

T shirt illustrations for pro wrestler Johnny Mundo


I was delighted when I was asked by pro wrestler Johnny Mundo
to design a series of illustration for original t-shirts and sportswear
featuring his wrestling persona, signature moves and slogans.

First designs are now online and available for purchase in the shop:

More designs to follow very soon.

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La Linea – Viva Cavandoli

La Linea – Viva Cavandoli

From April 10 to May 31, 2015
Musil of Rodengo Saiano, Brescia Italy

A tribute to the amazing imagination, humor and art of famous Italian Cartoonist Osvaldo Cavandoli creator of La Linea.
On Facebook: Viva Cavandoli

Here is my contribution to the exhibition and Tribute Book. I will most likely be present in person at the opening ceremony also.

La Linea – Cavandoli Tribute Cartoon Illustration by Ian David Marsden

La Linea Cavandoli tribute by artist Ian David Marsden





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21 Janvier – Journée Internationale des Câlins

21 Janvier – Journée Internationale des Câlins

January 21 – International Hug Day

Here’s a hug from me to you! <3 :)

(Click on drawing for bigger version – Feel free to share!)Hugging Bear and Bunny illustration

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