Donough is an award winning Irish Illustrator who has worked for clients such as the BBC, Jamesons Whiskey, Random House, Management Today magazine, New Internationalist, Runners World, Estates Gazette, Haymarket Publishing, Prospects magazine, Wine Republic magazine, Sony Playstation, The Handmade Soap company, Frances Lincoln Publishing, Barrington Stoke, and Orchard Publishing.

His first children's picture book 'Monkey See Monkey Do' was shortlisted for the Cambridge Picture books award, and he has won the Scottish Book Trust award with the author Jonathan Meres.

He has worked for clients from the U.S.A. to Argentina, as well as Ireland and the U.K.        His work has appeared in the A.O.I's Images annual, Creative Quarterly, Juxtapoz, The 3X3 International directory and his illustrations have been winning entries in The Communication Arts awards and the Latin American Illustration awards.

Donough has exhibited extensively in the UK, Ireland, Austria, Belgium, Italy and Australia. His flexibility in mediums both traditional and digital means his work is used in a wide variety of areas such as editorial, advertising, fiction and children's picture books.