MARTHA KESWICK graduated from Newcastle University in the UK. She worked in TV Sales and Marketing in London and then for the BBC in Hong Kong. Currently based in Singapore she loves speaking Mandarin. MARIKO JESSE studied at Central St. Martin's College of Art and Design in London, where she is now an associate lecturer. She grew up in Hong Kong, and currently splits her time equally between London and Asia, working as a freelance illustrator and designer. She has illustrated two children's books, and has worked for clients such as the BBC, Tiffany and Co., The Mandarin Oriental, Vanity Fair, and TIME.