James Foley lives in Perth, Western Australia. He enjoys working in traditional and digital media, and is passionate about picture books, cartoons, comics and graphic novels.
Bachelor of Behavioural Science 2006, Notre Dame University.
2009: Shortlisted in the CYA Conference Competition, picture book category.
2007: 'The Rigger' Award for Outstanding Contribution to WA Cartooning (Australian Cartoonists' Association).
2007-present: cartoon and illustration workshops in schools, libraries, children's hospitals and youth centres.
2007: WA President of the Australian Cartoonists' Association.
2003-present: producing weekly full-colour cover illustrations for WA's 'Quokka' newspaper.
2003-present: freelance illustrations, graphic design and caricatures for private and corporate clients.
2001-2002: studied primary teaching at Curtin University.
2003-present: member of the Australian Cartoonists' Association.
2009-present: member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.
2009-present: member of the Australian Society of Authors.
Member since 2008
Region: Australia West
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