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What I'm not

I’m often asked what kind of art I make. I know my face clouds over when the question comes, because the answer isn’t simple. Easier, perhaps, to say what I’m not. 243 more words

Looking At Art

Two of Everything

2017 is my year of Hansel and Gretel. Two projects on the theme are now completed, printed and available for purchase. The picture book published by Random Spectacular is available from the publisher, while the toy theatre kit published by Benjamin Pollock’s Toyshop is available both from the shop in Covent Garden and online. 1,052 more words

Looking At Art

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