Jill Calder

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Industry Arts
Occupation Illustrator
Location Cellardyke, Fife, United Kingdom
Introduction I am an "Illustration veteran, whose work is full of playful anarchy", according to Illustrophile . I am also a calligrapher, painter and occasional lecturer with a love of drawing, ideas, narrative, colour, ink, typography, deadlines and sketchbooks. Based in Cellardyke in Fife, Scotland, I work for clients both in all time zones!
Favorite Movies The Deer Hunter, Point Blank, Ryan's Daughter, Amelie, Force 10 from Navaronne, The Big Blue, Pillow Talk, How to Marry a Millionaire, Ocean's Eleven, From Here to Eternity, The Lavender Hill Mob, Nikita, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Hero
Favorite Music KT Tunstall, Fence Collective, King Creosote, Amy Winehouse, Genesis, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Coldplay, Alabama Blind Boys, Johnny Cash, Frank Sinatra, Ian Brown, Nina Simone, The Arctic Monkeys, Massive Attack, The Waifs, Beethoven, Al Green
Favorite Books The Shipping News by Annie Proulx, Ring of Bright Water by Gavin Maxwell, The Electric Michelangelo by Sarah Hall, Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, Keeping up with Magda by Isla Dewar, The Big Nowhere by James Ellroy, All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy, Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin (and all the other ones in the 2 trilogies)

You have to dig a hole to China. Where do you start?