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Welcome to the

Simon Atkinson Creative Arts 


Featuring the work, past and present, of Model Maker & Illustrator Simon Atkinson and much more.

The site is divided into different sections reflecting the diverse range of Simon’s activities. We hope you enjoy the selection of images and information on each of the projects featured.

If you would like to make contact with Simon directly leave a message via the Contact Form.

Photograph courtesy of Mark Dunlop photography.


2001: A Space Odyssey 

50th Anniversary

Now Available!! 'Open the pod bay doors HAL' 

Over 45 years since Simon built this iconic spacecraft for the BBC series, the model has returned for restoration to its original filming condition. Follow the process HERE

Century 21 (AP Films) 

Studio Model Project !

Gerry and Sylvia Anderson's iconic studio building reproduced in miniature!


Simon is perhaps best known for his illustration work - in particular that featured in the landmark publication 2001:filming the future, written by author and close friend Piers Bizony.

To see more of Simon's illustration projects including 2001: a space odyssey, Graphic novel art, TV/Film concepts, railway art & much more go to the ILLUSTRATION section of the site.


For over 45 years as a professional Model Maker, Simon has designed and built models of many varieties and subjects, Film & TV, Architectural, Aerospace, Industrial, Motorsport and Product Design.

To view a sample of some of the numerous projects he has been involved in go to the MODELMAKING section of the site.