The artwork for the transportOtter album was drawn by theDougs Sax player’s sister – Gillian Hill. Gillian is an artist and musician, and studied art and design before becoming a teacher. She now teaches primary school children music and art amongst other things!
Gillian offered to take on the challenge of producing the artwork for transportOtter based on some vague spec from the band, and she was finally able to imagine what the castanettetransportOtter actually looks like, allowing the front cover of the album to be created!
The back cover is also a great representation of the band in a modern format engulfed in the fire left by the otter’s wake …