I’m an Illustrator living & working in Glasgow, I work at Good Press, am a member of  Umpteen Press and current resident at SWG3.


It’s Nice That / Caseroom Residency at SWG3

It's Nice That / Design for KFC Christmas Bucket with Umpteen Press, 2017

Selected graduate for Creative Review Talent spotting scheme 2016 with JCDecaux 

Selected Illustrator for Wallpaper Graduate Directory, 2016

/Selected Clients

NHS, Scottish Universities Insight Institute, Glasgow Disability Alliance, Strathclyde University, Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Otto Press, Glasgow School of Art, Mother London for KFC, STAF, Fare Magazine, Belly Tree, The Art School, The Glad Cafe, Ideal Mexico, Cail Bruich, Spark Storytelling, Sophia Magazine, Umpteen Press, The Innovation School, Jack Saunders, Renegades of Funk + Private Commissions.


2012-2016 Glasgow School of Art, Communication Design BA (Hons), First Class

2010-2012 The BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology, Visual Arts & Design, BTEC foundation Diploma, Distinction

/Selected Exhibitions + Workshops

Zine Making Workshop + Linocut Workshop at Glasgow Disability Alliance, 2018

Featured in Brno Festival of Graphic Design, representing Scottish Design 2018

Artist Self-Publisher Fair (ASP) Glasgow Edition with Suds Mckenna, CCA, Glasgow, 2017

Zine Making Workshop with Good Press & David Roeder, The Art School, Glasgow, 2017

New Designers One Year On, Business Design Centre, London, 2017

ELCAF Festival with Umpteen Press, Roundchapel, London, 2017

An Attempt to Articulate, The Brew, London, 2016

Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, 2016

WIP Show ‘An Attempt to Articulate’ The Whiskey Bond, Glasgow, 2016

Threesome, BAad Center, Glasgow, 2015

Com(unicate) With Us, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow, 2014

Frame, Skypark Gallery, Glasgow, 2013

City Through a Pinhole, The Art School, Glasgow, 2012

Endmor Art Collective ‘Limbo’, Tower Bridge Studios, London, 2012

Myth, Legend, Folklore, The Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, London, 2011

Endmor Art Collective, Tower Bridge Studios, London, 2011

‘First’ Exhibition, The Rag Factory, Shoreditch, London, 2010


tess.e.mackenzie@gmail.com / @__tmac / shout