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Jules Scheele

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Contact: julesscheeleillustration@gmail.com
Local authority: Glasgow City
Languages: English
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I’m a freelance illustrator, comics artist and graphic facilitator based in Glasgow, who specialises in graphic storytelling and illustrations that help translate and bring a human touch to difficult concepts. My art focuses strongly on mental health, queerness, activism and community. I have 10+ years of experience in self-publishing and organising in the UK DIY zine and comics scene, and over the last few years I have illustrated a few books in the Graphic History series from ICON Books, most notably Queer: A Graphic History and Gender: A Graphic Guide, written by Dr. Meg-John Barker. Recently, I have delivered workshops on zines and autobio comics for the Scottish Book Trust and Glasgow Zine Fest, and am keen to do more of the same, as well as panels and talks.

Websites featuring the author

Local authorities can visit

Aberdeen City; Aberdeenshire; Angus; Argyll and Bute; Clackmannanshire; Dumfries and Galloway; Dundee; East Ayrshire; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; East Renfrewshire; Edinburgh City; Falkirk; Fife; Glasgow City; Highland; Inverclyde; Midlothian; Moray; Na h-Eileanan Siar (Western Isles); North Ayrshire; North Lanarkshire; Orkney Islands; Perth and Kinross; Renfrewshire; Scottish Borders; Shetland; South Ayrshire; South Lanarkshire; Stirling; West Dunbartonshire; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Live drawing; Mentoring; Panel event; Residency; Talk; Workshop

Topics of work

Activism & protest; Adolescence; Biography & memoir; Class & society; Discrimination & Prejudice; Editing & editing your own work; Friendship; Gender equality; Health including mental health & wellbeing; LGBTQIA+ characters; Loneliness & isolation; Music; Publishing & getting published; Violence & abuse

Age groups published for

Children; Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

12-14; 15-18; Adults

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100; 100-500; 500+