Charlotte Knox trained at the Ruskin School of Fine Art and Drawing in Oxford and at St Martin’s College of Art, London. Since leaving college she has worked as a freelance illustrator. With an established reputation for detailed and luscious rendering of natural objects, she has mainly specialized in fruit and vegetables and seafood for books, magazines, packaging and postage stamps. In 2012 she returned to London after nine years in the USA living in Boston and New York. During her time there her major projects included labels for the complete range of preserves, salsas and relishes for American Spoon and a series of illustrations of commodities for the Wall Street Journal.