Molly Fairhurst is an artist, illustrator and animator from Yorkshire
based in Bristol, UK


You can contact me at-
And find me on-

New! Blue Loop Film, personal work.
Small experiments, first shown as part
of Out the Window’s Open Circuit,
Bristol, November 2021.

(direction, story, animation, editing)

Out now!  on Youtube
Interview with It’s Nice That, [here



online with Daisie

[1000 Ways To Draw a Tiger] 22.3 7pm GMT

Exploratory and daft drawing workshop, studying the infinite possibilites of one subject matter. Participants will draw along with their choice of materials to a series of short exercises exploring form, representation, confidence and humour in drawing. 

[Kitchen Table Animation 101] 5.4 7pm BST

An introduction and thoughts on animating at home for beginners, sharing my specific approach, the joy of DIY attitudes and the great effect and funny delights of simple home made approaches.

[Abstract Still Life Drawing] 25.5.22 7-9pm BST

An exploration of drawing through a series of unusual, short still life exercises to gain confidence in drawing in non-representational ways. 

Other news : 

Plant Thief screened at festivals Grafixx (Belgium) and Playgrounds (Netherlands) and was nominated in the Music Video category and shown at London International Animation Festival (UK) Autumn/ Winter 2021. ❤️

Risograph prints from residency Made In Roath, view more [here]

Sketchbook drawings based on Ohayo/ Good Morning (1959)


One Cosmopop 

Selected Client List:

H&M Kids, The New York Times, Oda, The Creative Independent, Mailchimp, Nike ACG, Bloomberg Business Week, The Stranger, Intern Magazine, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Converse, Animal, Nobrow Press, Kuš Comics, WePresent, Shopify, Kind&Co / the Bavarian State Opera, Positive Stories for Negative Times, It’s Nice That, Cartoon Network, ZEITmagazin


In Residency:

Made In Roath, Cardiff  (2019 & 2021) 

In Talking:

I have been a visiting lecturer at Leeds Arts University, Plymouth College of Art, Kingston School of Art, Arts University Bournemouth and Cardiff Metropolitan University.

I have also done a workshops with Daisie and Small Fry Collective x Elephant Academy. 

I am happy to speak more :-o :-O :-o :-0 :-| :-o :-)

BA (Hons) Illustration, Leeds College of Art (2017)

Buy prints here

And here

DIY animation tutorial

Click the links in the menu to view more illustration, animation and sketchbook work :-) 

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