Andrew Crummy trained as an illustrator at Duncan of Jordanstone college of Art. He has since worked for New Musical Express, The Observer Magazine, Design Week, Creative Review, and Time Out Magazine.
He has developed multiple large scale, collaborative artworks in public and community settings across the world. He has also been involved with a wide range of book publications, multimedia events, festivals and educational programmes.
In 2005 he was chairman of the Craigmillar Communiversity when they were awarded the Saltire Award for a Short Scottish Documentary at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
Most recently Andrew, in addition to his role as Convenor of the Prestongrange Arts Festival, he was the principal artist and illustrator of the Prestonpans tapestry. Andrew is the artist and designer for the Great Tapestry of Scotland project.