Eric was the creator of Saltbush Bill and the brilliant Witchety's Tribe cartoon.
Here's some interesting pages from my extensive Jolliffe book collection and two ABC Interviews
Artwork © Eric Jolliffe
Arnhem land, in 1948 and in 1954. They were a combination of Australian and American scientists studying Aboriginal art and survival.
There were groups of different specialists, for example Professor McCarthy from the Australian Museum. I was the artist." - Eric Jolliffe's Mick Joffe interview
Jolliffe worked in pen and ink for his cartoons and some other drawings but also utilized charcoal for his beautiful realistic portraits.
" I think the most important thing in life is to enjoy your work. Enjoy what you’re doing. There’s nothing worse than doing a job your heart’s not in."- Eric Jolliffe's Mick Joffe interview