My Bonnie lies o’er the Ocean was inspired by family, safety, sense of place, lost and found, the RNLI and the work they do to save people lost at sea including refugees.
Gabrielle Reith is an artist, illustrator and maker based in Scotland. Her work is the magical world of ‘Small Stories’ where every piece tells a tale. She makes elaborate pen and ink drawings that evolve into beautiful stories based on her and her children’s imagination, infused with traditional tales.
She graduated from Gray’s School of Art in 1998 with an honours degree in Drawing and Painting. Since graduating she has forged a successful career as an artist with work in collections worldwide.