Shirley the Professional Illustrator

Shirley is a very experienced professional illustrator working since 1997 for international publishers, authors and private clients. Her work has been included in all types of publications with topics ranging from children’s stories, classical and modern literature, English and Chinese language learning materials, self-help series, finance, business, Life style to religion philosophies.

Shirley specialises in hand-rendered vibrant line work and bright watercolour washes with a hint of fun and humour. She’s also taken on digital illustrations, IP and character designs and workshop teaching. Shirley loves challenging briefs, and she’s very punctual for work delivery.

Shirley is also a CELTA qualified English teacher. She obtained the qualification in The Bell Language School, Norwich, UK in 2002. Shirley has also been teaching English since 2002 in Taiwan and the UK.

As for educational qualifications, in 1997 Shirley graduated from Tunghai University in Taichung, Taiwan with a BA in Fine Art, going on to obtain an MA in Illustration from the University of Central England, Birmingham, UK in 2000.

Shirley is also a certified kick boxing and Thai boxing instructor. She only takes her frustrations out on the bags not on human beings.


江長芳, 旅英資深插畫家, 是英國CELTA合格的英語教師,也是踢拳擊教練。

從1999年開始常與臺灣、英國、美國、澳洲、愛爾蘭、巴基斯坦等國的出版社及私人客戶合作插畫案子。 作品風格詼諧,除了喜用活躍的手繪線條及水彩表現,近年來也用電繪詮釋。尤其喜歡在細節的地方暗藏驚喜,讓各位看官有一種尋寶的感覺。