Illustrator R.Fresson was commissioned by the Telegraph to complete a number of illustrations for their article on the rise of garden thefts – since lockdown began there’s been an increase in plant thefts from people’s gardens, and now even gnomes aren’t safe!

“Hang on to your hollyhocks! Not only has lockdown turned us into a nation of gardeners, it’s triggered an unlikely new crime wave”

See more of R.Fresson’s work here