Jo Blaker

Jo Blaker is an artist & illustrator based in Slaithwaite, West Yorkshire. Jo holds an MA in Visual Communication from the Royal College of Art & shares the playful creativity at the heart of her practice through workshops at some of West Yorkshire’s leading cultural venues. Jo’s print specialism is within print-making for illustration. In her own practice print processes are chosen for their appropriateness to communicate a concept. Jo works with mono, lino & screen printing alongside techniques such as paper cutting & ink drawing. The influence of natural forms, rythmns and cycles can be seen across her work, from large scale freehand window drawings, to greetings card designs & a range of art-works on paper.