Did you know that September 22 is National Doodle Day? What is Doodle Day, you ask? Here in the UK, celebrity doodles are auctioned off on eBay to raise money for the charity Epilepsy Action, which helps those affected by epilepsy. It’s drawing for a good cause! We thought we’d share some of our favorite doodles from the auction.
National Doodle Day doodles
Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson
Rich Webber, director, animator and character designer at Aardman Animations
Claire Powell, illustrator of Have You Seen My Giraffe? with Michelle Robinson
Gwen Millward, author and illustrator of Bear and Bird, and How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
Julia Woolf, author and illustrator of Elephant on a Bicycle
Alison Brown, children’s book illustrator
Sarah McIntyre, author and illustrator of Pug-A-Doodle-Do with Philip Reeve
Natsko Seki, illustrator known for her digital collages
Sophy Henn, children’s book author and illustrator named World Book Day Illustrator 2015/2016
Jason Chapman, children’s book author and illustrator of Stan and Mabel: A Story
Did you catch Sarah McIntyre’s doodle above? Don’t miss Sarah’s 3 & 1/2 Questions interview too.
All images copyright of their respective owners. Art via National Doodle Day.