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Great trios: Oor Wullie cycling

Posted by John Reynolds on

Screenprints to hang together: Oor Wullie on his bike.

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Great combinations: Oor Wullie plays football

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Great combinations of screenprints: Oor Wullie plays football.

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Focus on Oor Wullie - Scotland's favourite son

Posted by John Reynolds on

Oor Wullie is a great subject to screenprint. The original draughtsman, Dudley D Watkins, was also the first to draw Desperate Dan in the Dandy and Lord Snooty in The Beano. Panels have great composition, so it's relatively easy to pick some to stand alone as screenprints.

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Focus on Dennis the Menace, comic icon

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Dennis the Menace, icon of The Beano and hero to thousands of children, makes for some dramatic screenprints. Printer John Patrick Reynolds focuses on the character and the prints he has made using the  images, all approve by Dundee publisher DC Thomson.

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FOCUS ON ALF TUPPER - THE RUNNER'S RUNNER

Posted by John jpr@thecomicartwebsite.com on

Alf Tupper, the Tough of the Track, was my favourite character in DC Thomson’s boys’ adventure comic The Victor. I have six separate images of the character, and you can see them here: https://thecomicartwebsite.com/?s=tupper&post_type=product Alf was hero to millions of British blokes who grew up in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. These included several generations […]

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