Jenni Coutts is an award winning artist, illustrator, speculative fiction writer, and NHS doctor who has spent the last decade based in Glasgow, Scotland. She is the current Art Editor for BFS Horizons magazine, and is the art show lead for the World Fantasy Convention in Brighton in 2025. 

Originally from Leeds, she won the British Fantasy Award for best artist in 2022 and was nominated for the same again in 2023. She has had artwork featured in both UK and international publications. She was shortlisted for the Scottish New Writers Award in 2019.

Photo of Jenni Coutts sitting in front of a work of art in progress
Jenni Coutts

Find her on twitter: @jenni_coutts // instagram: @jenni_coutts or @jennicouttsart

Two women drawn in black and white, holding each other, looking angry / conflicted
The Lovers, original pen and ink illustration

Jenni creates black and white art using traditional dipping pen and ink on paper / canvas methods. 

To see her black and white portfolio, click here

A closeup ink drawing of a woman's face as crows fly past her
A Flight Of Crows, original pen and ink illustration

Jenni creates full colour illustrations using iPad procreate, creating both original artwork and illustrations for publishers, including previous clients such as Knight Errant Press, Nyx Publishing, and Luna Press. 

To see her colour portfolio, click here

two men and a woman laying amongst leaves and long grass, title reads andrion
The full book jacket for Andrion, author Alex Penland, published by Knight Errant Press 2023, digital colour illustration
a woman standing before a sunset holding a sword a digital colour illustration
The warrior - original artwork, digital colour illustration

Her latest exhibition of her artwork was in Telford international centre in April 2024 as part of Levitation Convention. She will next be exhibiting her artwork in Glasgow in the SECC August 8-12th as part of Glasgow in 2024: A worldcon for our futures. She will be selling both original work and prints, for more information or to buy tickets for this convention click here

jenni coutts standing in front of a display of her work at an art show at Eastercon 2024 - art exhibition
Art Exhibition - Telford International Centre, Levitation 2024

To contact Jenni about comissioning artwork, upcoming exhibitions of her artwork, or to find out about her latest writing projects, please reach out via the contact form here: Contact Jenni Coutts