Started in 2005, Island Cartoons creates children’s illustrations, cartoons, character designs and animations, with extensive expertise in 3D. Our range of creative services include:

  • Children’s illustrations
  • 3D animation
  • Character design
  • Cartoons
  • Watercolours, drawings and sketches


Jon Ireland is the Creative Director of Island Cartoons. He is an experienced illustrator and award winning animator, well experienced in 3D modelling, rigging, lighting and rendering. Outside of creating cartoons and illustrations, Jon is a 3D visualiser and graphic designer.

Animation Awards

Winner of Wide World Audience Award Animated Exeter 2014

Official Selection Encounters Film and Animation festival 2013

Number 1 in iTunes Short Films November 2014

Red Bull’s Canimation Finalist 2012

Jon Ireland illustrator

Island Cartoons is a small but smart children’s illustration and animation agency located in the UK. With a focus on hands-on modelling and original character design you’ll get world class results at competitive prices.