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Gnasher behind bars

Gnasher behind bars

NEW SALE SCREENPRINT – JUST TWO LEFT Gnasher is behind bars but seems strangely cheerful. Gnasher is, of course, the companion of Dennis the Menace. Dennis, the star of The Beano comic, first appeared in 1951. He has since become a kind of national mascot – what Asterix is to France, or Oor Wullie is […]

Dennis the Menace wants a raygun

Dennis the Menace wants a raygun

NEW SALE ITEM – ONE THIRD OFF Dennis the Menace wants a raygun from his father. And is refused. As if it were a serious request, and was actually in Dad’s gift, along the lines of asking for another catapult. Dennis the Menace, the star of The Beano comic, first appeared in 1951. He has […]

Dennis sells Gnasher for a fiver

Dennis the Menace sells Gnasher for a fiver

NEW SALE ITEM – ONE THIRD OFF Dennis the Menace sells his beloved companion Gnasher for a fiver. No doubt he’s got some scheme to retrieve the hound afterwards. And he seems to have found a gullible American buyer (complete with large checked jacket) to make the purchase. But Gnasher does seem to be very […]

Dennis pulls nine faces

Dennis the Menaces pulls faces

NEW SALE ITEM – ONE THIRD OFF Dennis the Menace pulls nine faces as he goes through his extensive gurning repertoire. Dennis the Menace, the star of The Beano comic, first appeared in 1951. He has since become a kind of national mascot – what Asterix is to France, or Oor Wullie is to Scotland. […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

the-beano

Dennis the Menace (and friends) up close

The Beano characters in close-up I’ve produced a series of screenprints showing three of the main characters in The Beano in closeup. Dennis the Menace is show looking sly, sad and blowing a raspberry Gnasher looks very happy Minnie the Minx looks innocent They’re initially available in my standard format, 26cms x 19cms costing £40 […]

Comic art A world without worries: comic art screenprints on show

A world without worries: comic art screenprints on show

A world without worries: exhibition of comic art screenprints Date: 20 February 2017 to 26 February 2017 Opening Times: Mon-Fri 9am-7pm; Sat & Sun 12-4pm Location: The Gallery, Craft Central, 33-35 St John’s Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4DS Popeye declares: “I don’t know how to worry, so that’s out”. Printmaker John Patrick Reynolds shows his […]