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When Mumpty went to WOW ...

When Mumpty went to WOW …

For the uninitiated, WOW stands for the World of WearableArt which, at its heart, is an international design competition that attracts hundreds of entries from all over the world.   815 more words

Mumpty Stories

Wellington public art

New Zealand’s capital is full of public art, often located by the waterfront, taking advantage of Wellington’s beautiful setting (on a nice day). Here are some of my favourites, starting with probably the most famous – Max Patte’s… 230 more words


'Just fill your house with treadmills' - Our trip to Weta Caves

18th September

After some lovely free pancakes in the morning Sam, Rob, Tori and I embarked on a adventure to the Weta Caves, this time round with the intention of actually seeing some of the workshop. 575 more words


The Scale of Our War 


Cleverman – TV Review

Following months of critical fanfare in its native Australia, Cleverman has finally made its way over to our side of the planet, arriving on BBC iPlayer over the weekend. 583 more words


GenCon 2016- GKR Heavy Hitters

As things settle in from our trip to GenCon, we have had time to reflect on many things we saw. Like the previous years past, there are always one game or two that sticks out. 1,169 more words



New Australian show Cleverman pitches “Hairypeople” against humans and “shavers” in a not too distant dystopian future.

Special effects company Weta Workshop was tasked with creating the show’s hirsute mythical beings and company co-founder Sir Richard Taylor details part of the transformation process… 54 more words

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