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, […]
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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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
Happy New Year 2015! Once again, here is a calendar that you can print off and use, or make into a nice desktop background for your device. I love making these calendars every year. They are a really fun project for the holiday season. Hope you all enjoy it! I also want to offer […]
I am going to be at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, otherwise known as LICAF this weekend, where I have a table in the Comics Clock Tower. I’m on the first floor, and here’s a map: Check out my lovely neighbours who include the multitalented multimedia comics experimenter Daniel Merlin Goodbrey, and cute-but-thought-provoking manga […]
I’m contributing to this rather fancy and eclectic anthology of many stories all written by Richy K Chandler and drawn by some of his favourite pet artists! Just look at that fab line-up of credits on the cover. There’s also going to be a launch event at Gosh comics.
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
Manga Competition in Southwark Southwark Libraries are hosting a manga drawing competition for young people aged 7 – 17. You can enter by post and apparently there are prizes! Look at the website for details.
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 […]
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 […]