Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards is an illustrator and comic artist with a long and diverse career. His work originally appeared in Deadline magazine in 1993 and since then has worked for (amongst others) NME, MAD Magazine, Tank Girl, Mojo, Q, The Radio Times, Elastic TV, produced record sleeves for artists such as The Black Eyed Peas and The Jungle Brothers and created concept artwork for films and animation. He’s been a regular contributor to the Guardian since 1999 and illustrated the Hard Sell column in the Guardian Guide for 10 years. He also publishes regular collections of his travel sketchbooks and paintings from his trips to Japan and Europe.

His character design work includes the vinyl toy Inspector Cumulus and many collaborations with his partner, Louise AKA Felt Mistress. Their work has been exhibited all over the world including shows in Tokyo, Osaka, Los Angeles, Berlin and London and used in ad campaigns, music videos and films.