Cartoon of Mel Barren artist and designer at her desk

Mel Barren


Web Designer

Children's Book Illustrator

Creative Thinker and Doer 

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For face to face meetings, I'm based in Oxted, Warlingham, Caterham, Croydon, Surrey, South London & London.

Websites & Landing Pages

Refreshingly individual
web design and development

Cartoon of Mel Barren web designer 2 computers spider and web

Its like Moonpig but better. Original illustrations and cartoons by Oxted artist.

Personalised original cards, invitations and more...

Unique cartoons
for every occasion

Mel Barren card 21 Again,  Budget Boob Job
Mel Barren card of 60th birthday funny Budget Boob Job
Mel Barren birthday card 21 Again Budget Boob Job!
Sporty family with cockapoo dog, funny cartoon by Mel Barren
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Commercial Illustrations


For books, web and print

Websites, children's books and business illustration for team profiles, icons and favicons, social media posts, presentations and campaigns.


For print: brochures, infographs, handbooks, books, children's books, personalised business cards, company Christmas cards, leaflets.

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Mel Barren's Gallery

The random head spaghetti and musings of a designer and cartoonist

Cartoon of Mel Barren drawing spaghetti at an easel

We can work together remotely online, or if you prefer face to face, let's meet?
I work in Oxted, Surrey and surrounding areas: Westerham, Woldingham, Sevenoaks, Kent, Warlingham, Caterham, Croydon & London.