Emily Chappell is a Manchester born and Glasgow School of Art trained illustrator, artist and screen printer. Her work is varied in its medium and placement, yet has a defining optimistic voice and often acts as subtle social commentary. She takes on a diverse range of commissions to keep things lively and interesting – posters, visual identity, maps, book jackets, murals…She has a strong interest in promoting wellbeing – with food, and the growing of it, being a common theme. She has illustrated a book about allotment architecture, which will be released in March 2017. She also has a growing interest in neuropsychology, primitive image-making and the brain.