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The Broons go fishing

The Broons go fishing

SALE ITEM: The Broons go fishing – I love the way the panel has internal echoes. Paw Broon and Granpaw Broon form a pair, as do their fishing rods, the speech bubbles, the hilltops and even the rocks in the river. And a ‘but and ben’ is apparently a two-roomed cottage in the countryside. It […]

London Comic Con

Comic Art at Comic Con

COMIC ART AT 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 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 […]

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 Broon has an idea Paw Broon gets laid off I love al these images for their draughtsmanship by Dudley D Watkins – and for the freeze-frame moments of the […]

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 video interview about Comic Art

See my 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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Comic Art solo shows in Paris and Devon

Comic Art solo shows in Paris and Devon

Comic Art is mounting two solo exhibitions over the Christmas period – the first in the centre of Paris, to showcase my Asterix screenprints and the second in Devon, at the Brook Gallery in Budleigh Salterton, where some two dozen of my largest prints will be on show. The details are below, in case you’re in […]