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Hansel & Gretel by Neil Gaiman

I love fairy tales, and I love Neil Gaiman’s stories, so reading Gaiman’s retelling of the classic Hansel & Gretel is a treat.  The familiar elements of the story are there, but it is interesting to have Gaiman’s perspective. 34 more words


Hansel & Gretel at the Tegfryn Gallery, Menai Bridge

Above: design of a poster for Benjamin Pollock’s Hansel & Gretel Toy Theatre Kit. Gouache and pencil on board.

In September there will be an exhibition at Oriel Tegfryn, Menai Bridge, of all my work made over the past few years on the theme of… 202 more words

Hansel & Gretel

The Bad Mother's Death Revealed: a Spoiler!

In the Grimm brother’s Hansel & Gretel, the children experience in short order, parental abandonment, possible starvation and/or death by exposure, and capture by an apex predator who intends to murder and eat them. 531 more words

Making Books

Theatrical Thursday

Theatre poster of the week, Hansel & Gretel.

Art And Illustration

Hansel & Gretel on The West End

So I’m very aware that I’ve been radio silent for the last couple of months but it’s been a super busy time and a bit of a struggle to balance everything as well as finding the time to write. 555 more words


The Witch, the Director and Mr Mitchum

At the start of the project to tell the story of Hansel & Gretel in pictures, I made a single, worked-to-completion, wide-format image to show the publisher, Simon Lewin, how the finished illustrations might look. 503 more words

Making Books

How To Grow Up Courageously

I’m really enjoying doing these Fairy Tale posts. I shall be quite sad when I run out of them, unfortunately there isn’t an endless supply of them. 2,012 more words