Summertime in Glasgow

The studio has cooled down enough that I can work without the fan. I have been aiming it directly at me over the last few weeks, trying not to send papers flying. We usually get a week or two in summer where I curse the poor ventilation and wish I could be outside, but this […]

By |July 14th, 2009|Advice for Writers and Illustrators|Comments Off on Summertime in Glasgow

Royal Mail’s New Mythical Creatures Stamps

Dave McKean gives me a new reason to send snail mail.

Huzzah! I have just seen the Mythical Creatures stamps introduced recently by the Royal Mail (UK). They are the work of the fantastic Dave McKean, long time collaborator with Neil Gaiman, who wrote the accompanying descriptions of the stamp images.

I can’t wait […]

By |July 2nd, 2009|Inspirations|Comments Off on Royal Mail’s New Mythical Creatures Stamps

Introducing Kath Good

Artist, writer and jewellery maker Kath Good has a new blog with some very nice images of her work and an introduction to herself. Welcome to the blogosphere, Kath, and looking forward to seeing more of your creations!

By |July 2nd, 2009|Inspirations|Comments Off on Introducing Kath Good