Jazmin Velasco

Jazmin is from Guadalajara, Mexico where she studied graphic design and illustration.
 She is a member of The Society of Wood Engravers, The Crafts Council and teacher at the International Summer School Bild Werk-Frauenau. Her prints have been selected for the National Print Exhibition and for the Summer Exhibition in the Royal Academy of Arts. Her prints and ceramic pieces are in galleries around the UK.
 She is inspired by the work of Jose Guadalupe Posada, the father of Mexican printmaking, and by Leopoldo Mendez who founded the Taller de la Grafica Popular, the celebrated organization which produced the posters and pamphlets that brought the Mexican Revolution to its illiterate masses, and created some of the finest graphic art of the 20th century.