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Anna Roberts

About Anna Roberts

Anna Roberts is an artist and illustrator based in Yorkshire, UK. Her photo-realistic works epitomize the simple beauty in everyday moments. Using pastels, scenes and objects are illuminated through her delicate handling of light and shadow, with a unique and considered approach to materials and method. Each piece is hand-painted in pastel on cotton paper.  closer and create a quiet and intimate conversation.


“I like to focus on the quiet things that I feel deserve attention. I use soft pastel on cotton paper, emphasizing simple scenes and objects with strong graphic compositions and my delicate handling of light and reflections.” - Anna Roberts



Graphic Arts and Design at Leeds Metropolitan University, 2002



2017, iGNANT

2017, MiLK Decoration

2017, Sight Unseen



2018, American Chordata, Issue 6

2018, Dream, Issue 2

2017, Lula Japan, Issue 7

2016, Perdiz, Issue 6