Category Archives: News

Comic Turns

Way back when, I made a deck of playing cards as an experiment. The playing cards each had a comic panel, and the idea was that you could rearrange the panels into near infinite combinations to make new stories. That deck of playing cards was called Hand of Fate. There were a few copies made, […]

Sharjah International Book Fair

I was surprised and delighted to be asked to come as a guest to Sharjah International Book Fair, to run comics workshops as part of their children’s activities programme. It was an honour to be asked, although, at first I was a bit apprehensive, because I’d never been to anywhere in the Middle East before. […]

MCM London Comic Con 28th-29th May

I’m going to be at the MCM London Comic Con this weekend with my NEW COMIC: The Tale of Tony Cinderello as well as Alidade, Urban Beasts, some Phoenix back-issues and various other things for sale. A new comic featuring as much silliness and glitter as you can handle. Tony Cinderello dreams of joining the […]

The Japanese Village! New Shiny Book! At Thought Bubble!

This book has been in the works for a while! Now it’s very nearly here and will be having it’s debut at the Thought Bubble con in Leeds this weekend. It’s a big fat fully colour volume featuring several interlocking stories written by Gwen Kortsen and illustrated mostly by Angela Wraight, but with stories also […]

MCM London Comic Con

  I will be at MCM London Comic Con this weekend (24th – 25th October) with Tammy Taylor. We are listed as Dreamtripper Comics at table CM6!   I will have copies of my newest comic Alidade to sell! There will also be a set of badges that you can collect by visiting all of […]

Steampunk Promarker Set!

A while ago, I produced a character illustration coloured with Promarkers for use on new Letraset Manga Promarker packaging. This guy is drawn with Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen on Winsor and Newton Bristol Board. Everything is coloured in Letraset Promarkers. I love Letraset Promarkers and Trias so much … I have literally hundreds of them. […]

The Shivers is back this week in The Phoenix!

Daniel Hartwell and I have a NEW Shivers story out this week in awesome children’s comic The Phoenix. This one is extremely special as it’s our first two-part Shivers, meaning there will be twice as much fun and twice as many scares. Not to alarm anyone, but this Shivers story features everyone’s favourite terrifying creature […]

MCM London Comic Con!

Yes, I will be at the extremely massive MCM London Comic Con (formerly known as Expo) this weekend Friday 23rd – Sunday 25th May, where I am sharing a table in the comic village with Tammy Taylor AKA Dream Tripper Comics. Unfortunately my name isn’t listed on the programme, but just look out for Dream […]

Spooky Stories in The Phoenix

I’ve been working with Pirates of Pangaea author Daniel Hartwell on some spooky horror stories for The Phoenix. In case you haven’t heard of The Phoenix, it’s an amazing, quality, weekly comic for kids. It’s all about the stories! No ads, no plastic toys. Our first story Chatterbox, about some haunted teeth, appeared in no. […]

London Lives!

Phew! That was a mammoth month of kids’ comics. Now I’m recovered, here’s a blog post! After a month spent running around to 18 different libraries all across London and meeting hundreds of comics-loving children, I finally completed my run of workshops for CityRead London. So many crazy characters created (with at least one called […]

Lineup: Illustration Art Expo

Come along to the Mall Galleries in London for Lineup, an exhibition of illustration and comics art! As well as work by me, comics creators Hannah Berry, Daniel Locke, Dan Berry and Joe Decie are showing their art as well as many more good folks of the comics world. There will also be a comics […]

London Lives – Cityread London Comics Workshops

For children 8 – 12 years old. This April, join me for London Lives: Cityread Comics Workshops in libraries all around the capital. Create colourful characters, then see what happens when they meet other peoples’ in the streets, stations and stadiums of London. Cityread London is a campaign to spread a love of books and […]