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Exhibition aftermath

After a fabulous, frenzied week at The Candid Gallery on Torrens Street, Islington, our MA Show was (fairly unceremoniously) dismantled, solicitously bubble-wrapped, and transported up the M11 to Cambridge, where a pared down version opened in Cambridge School of Art’s … Continue reading

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The Show must…IS ON!!

So… We are now six (?) weeks into 2015 and I have managed to claw my way through the detritus – strewn across (seemingly) every square-centimetre of my house – deposited in the wake of  pre- and post-assessment and Final Show prep, … Continue reading

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Anyone fancy an ice-cream…?

Crisp, brilliant and sparkling though the last few frosty days have been, I have to admit to being pretty much over the winter thing now, thank you. It’s just too damn cold for sitting hunched in an almost entirely sedentary, … Continue reading

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Double doses…

Yikes. Four days in and I’ve already had my first Advent-blog-post-punctuality casualty… So here are yesterday’s and today’s in tandem:   The temperature’s plummeted again here in the South East, and mum (staying for the briefest of visits this weekend) … Continue reading

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Just keep moving…

Why on earth did I venture into an illustration-a-day enterprise at this time of year? And with deadlines crashing all round me?!! Eejit. Anywho… Here is my little offering for today – mainly Antarctic, as opposed to especially festive: it … Continue reading

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Seagulls, a Festival of Illustration and the MA-does-crowdfunding (whew!)

Well, another long ol’ hiatus (traditional apologies…), but it’s all getting a trifle hectic here on the MA Children’s Book Illustration course… Here’s a rather stressed-out looking seagull by way of illustration (pun fully – and inescapably – intended): In … Continue reading

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Back to school…

OK, a good 5 weeks after actual schools (and, ergo, Marvellous Dave…), but yes, last Thursday, 2 October, was our first day back to the graphite- and miscellaneous-other-art-media-scented studios of the Cambridge School of Art, and marked the commencement of … Continue reading

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