Jo Sandelson

Jo Sandelson
My cartoon blog, Heir Raising, takes a wry look at bringing up children. I created the first ever daily topical strip cartoon to appear in The Times called ‘On The Record’ many years ago. Then I co-founded an animation company called Cutting Lines in 1994. Out of this came a weekly arts cartoon strip commissioned by theObserver. The Financial Times and The Listener have also published my Editorial work. As well as working for publications, I have drawn for Advertising and PR companies and for global corporations.
trophy kids, cartoon credit Jo Sandelson
It’s that time of year again. One hour after the envelopes flopped onto the doormat the phone rang. It was Mish from down the road whose DELIGHTFUL daughter Persephone plays with my son Oscar when there’s absolutely NO ONE else around. They’ve both sat the 11+ Exam for a highly selective...
Jo Sandelson cartoon - Getting older
The brilliant cartoonist and blogger Jo Sandelson is on point with her latest cartoon - lying about our age when we get to 'a certain age.' And a friend of mine is currently in a pickle having lied about her age by 10 years on an online dating site. Now she...