Thursday, June 20The Voice of London

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Interview with ‘Masterpiece’ creator Jasmine Cannon

Interview with ‘Masterpiece’ creator Jasmine Cannon

Entertainment, Film & TV
Words: Tracey Popoola | Subbing: Joanne Clark We caught up with newcomer Jasmine Cannon during the making of her film Masterpiece to talk about how she got into the industry, as well as the challenges of becoming a filmmaker in London. We also spoke about the launch of her first film, which is set to premiere at the PeckhamPlex cinema in Peckham on 3rd December.  

‘Death, Dating and Drawing: Grace Helmer’

Based in South-London’s Peckham, Grace Helmer reaches beyond her everyday view to create light-toned landscapes, beautiful nature scenes and even her comic ‘Small Hours’. Reporter: Emily Fortune | Sub-Editor: Anisha Chowdhury As an oil paint connoisseur of today, Helmer is able to uncommonly bring this technique in to play with humorous cartoons, detailing the life of a freelance illustrator in London in her comic, with all of its glory from what she describes as ‘Death, Dating and Drawing’. After graduating from Camberwell College of Arts back in 2012, Helmer has since been working for clients such as Apple, HarvardX and even Lewisham Swimming Pool. The illustrator breathes life into all of her projects from her use of subtle colours to her borderline abstract techniques. In order