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London Comic Con

Comic Art at Comic Con

COMIC ART GOES TO COMIC CON I’ve taken a stand at the upcoming Comic Con in Olympia. It runs from Friday to Sunday, 9am-6pm each day. Come and see what I’ve got to offer! Tickets and details are available here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/london-film-comic-con-summer-2017-tickets-28652934699

Desperate Dan eats giant cow pie

Desperate Dan eats giant cow pie

I’ve printed this image of our favourite urban cowboy eating his favourite food – for the first time in a medium size. Until now it’s only been available in my standard size, 26cms x 19cms. There are horns sticking out of the pie. Sometimes there are hooves also. Dan made his appearance in the first issue […]

Comic Art at Progressive Greetings

Comic Art at The International Greeting Card Show

Comic Art exhibits at The International Greeting Card Show this week Springboard section, Stand 678 Comic Art will be exhibiting to retail customers its entire range of nearly 200 designs at the International Greeting Card Show, organised by Progressive Greetings, this week, at the Business Design Centre in Islington (52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0QH). The range […]

Comic Art designs adorn Fun Factory

Comic Art Designs adorn iconic Fun Factory

Britain’s top comic publisher, DC Thomson, has refurbished its historic headquarters in the heart of Dundee and has chosen my designs for the walls of its new foyer. Six designs from my screenprints (shown in the foreground in each case) have been blown up and hung on the walls. There was a gala opening of […]

Asterix, obelix and dogmatix SILHOUETTES

Asterix, Obelix and Dogmatix in silhouette

I’ve produced two new, tall, thin screenprints of Asterix, Obelix and Dogmatix in silhouette on red backgrounds. I love the red I’m using here – and the fact that most of the screenprints is just plain red ink emphasises that the colour is to be enjoyed for its own sake. They’re 76cms tall and 28cms […]

Four new screenprints of The Broons

Four new screenprints of The Broons

I’ve produced four new screenprints showing the Broons at their best. They show Paw Broon with a puppy The male Broons going to their allotment Daphne sharing a secret with Maggie Paw Broon gets laid off I love al these images for their draughtsmanship by Dudley D Watkins – and for the freeze-frame moments of […]

Oor Willie cycles

My bicycle collection

I now have several screenprints featuring bicycles – all of them also featuring Scottish favourite Oor Wullie. They are: Oor Wullie gets his bike out from the shed, Oor Wullie and Fat Bob on a bike, Oor Wullie cycles along, with a satchel on the front, Oor Wullie comes off his bike. These are all […]

Video interview about Comic Art

See my new video interview about Comic Art

Film-maker Jeremy Heslup, who runs the Praemio video channel, has interviewed me about Comic Art. I talk about how I became a screenprinter, why I enjoy it, and the transition from journalist. The film includes shots of me being interviewd at the Reindeer Art Gallery in Kensington Church Street, and also at my studio in Maida […]

Dennis the Menace fires his catapult

New style: Dennis the Menace fires his catapult

Dennis the Menace fires his catapult, on a vibrant red background. This style is available in my standard size, ie 26cms x 19cms. It is available for £40 unframed and £70 framed. I have been given access to The Beano’s archives by its publisher, DC Thomson so that I can use the firm’s images in […]

My bicycle collection - handmade screenprints

New Oor Wullie screenprints

Four new Oor Wullie screenprints I’ve produced four new handmade, limited edition screenprints of Oor Wullie. Oor Wullie rides his bike. I like the way the satchel has turned out. Oor Wullie winks at a snowman (who winks back). Oor Wullie says it’s only Monday. Oor Wullie notices it’s raining – and it doesn’t faze […]