Jillian Tamaki is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Brooklyn, NY. She grew up in Calgary, Alberta and graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2003, and currently teaches in the illustration Department of the School of Visual Arts.
Jillian’s two books of personal work are GILDED LILIES (2006) and INDOOR VOICE (2010). She is also the co-creator of the graphic novel SKIM (2008) with her cousin, writer Mariko Tamaki, and the pair are currently working on a new graphic novel project, THIS ONE SUMMER (2014).
Jillian is also the creator of the webcomic SUPERMUTANT MAGIC ACADEMY, which is due to be collected by Drawn & Quarterly in the spring of 2015.
This One Summer published by First Second