I grew up in Kent, and after spending years living in Brighton and London, I returned to live in Margate at the end of 2017. I have also spent much of the past decade teaching in Austria, Hungary and Germany.

My illustration work is a mix of hand-drawn ink work and digital colour.

Email: emmajanefalconer@gmail.com
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BA Classical Studies- University of Reading
MA Sequential Design- University of Brighton

Selected recent projects

Margate Film Festival poster
Design for Wavelengths infrared photography book- Melanie King
Design for Lunar Portraits lunar photography book- Melanie King
Editing and print production for Incomplete vol 1&2- Chloe McGenn- graphic novels with a LGBQT and disability advocacy theme

Press shots for Lunatraktors – broken folk and cabaret artists
Design for Ancient Light astronomical photography book- Melanie King
Margate Mercury and Ramsgate Recorder header graphics

Press shots for Bismuth- doom/drone metal band
Margate Mercury and Ramsgate Recorder header graphics

Margate Mercury header graphics
Illustration for Buildopia ecological architects in Italy
Illustration for Human Ruins album by Dawnwalker (post-metal band)


2018Festival of Cats- Viking Gallery, Margate.
Fringe event for the TS Eliot festival. Illustrations and installation of Behemoth from the Master and Margarita

2013Space is Ace- Power Lunches, London.
Exhibition poster design, Valentina Tereshkova illustration

2012MA Sequential Design exhibition- University of Brighton

Selected workshops and events

2010- 2020 English in Action– schools programme in Austria and Germany providing English immersion via drama, creative writing, film-making, art and music

2019It Came From the Sea II– (organiser) underground music and sound art festival

2019Pushing Through Imposter Syndrome workshop -Weirdo Zine Fest

2018It Came From the Sea I– (organiser) underground music and sound art festival

2017Thanet Zine Club (organiser)

2017The Straight Line is Godless and Immoral (organiser)– 101 Social, Margate – community art workshop focused on Friedensreich Hundertwasser

2016Getting Started with Zines– Sheffield Zinefest

2014Stop Motion Animation classes – Parliament Hill School, London

2011Brighton Zinefest (organiser)

2010Brighton Zinefest (organiser)

2009Brighton Zinefest (organiser)