It was a chance to celebrate the work of some of Orchard's talented illustrators.
Booksellers, publishing magazines and other publishing clients were among those invited and they received signed copies of books and had the chance of winning limited edition prints of artwork.
From left to right: Sarah Warburton, Sarah Gibb, Catherine and Lawrence Anholt, Alison Murray,
Simon Rickerty, Guy Parker-Rees, James Mayhew.
The showcased illustrators are a mix of very new and more established illustrators.