Jilly Henderson is a Scottish artist and designer based in Arbroath who does a variety of quirky, poignant illustrative work that includes text. Jilly studied art at Duncan of Jordanstone Art School and graduated with a BA (hons) in design and printmaking.
“I graduated from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art in 1989 and haven’t stopped doing art for one moment since.”
Working in pencil, pen and ink and watercolour on hand stained paper her work is used by ‘Soul of ‘The Really Good Card Company’ where it is printed into greetings cards and distributed worldwide.
Jilly has exhibited in galleries, group and solo exhibitions.
“I am currently enjoying exploring the magic of online galleries and how they can make my work visible to a world of art lovers. It’s very exciting.
For Arbroath2020+1 Jilly is recipient of an Angus Artist Award as lead artist creating Arbranka unicorn Project with the Woolly Workers, as well as a selected artists for the Arbroath Mural Project.