Comics diary entry: A particularly stressful day completing creative tasks for my excellent (and very challenging) Scriberia course - everything got sworn at (luckily no people about!)
Card created for Mum (continuing the Shropshire of Horror theme of 6 Oct 2021)
Comics diary entry: Loving being part of the Leam Funnies...
This was created to cheer Mum up after she had a fall and broke her arm with the Leamington Rambling Club in Shropshire.
Comics diary: After creating cartoons with The Leam Funnies to celebrate the life of Jeanette - loved doing this and it set the intention to somehow develop this…
Comics diary entry: After an online creative Zoom session with @sketchappeal. I joined the 'Happy Hour' really tired with no expectations, as was surprised to relax and watch the…
Comics diary entry: My intention for Autumn (a bit embarrassing after the recent stress fest of rush!)
Comics diary entry: After something cartoonist-artist Steve Chapman said online about how he practices quantum flirting for his creativity.
Comics diary entry: after physio.
Comics diary entry: Why do I wake feeling like I've been beaten up? No clue. Here, Ellen's chameleon of creativity appears to give me some advice.
Comics diary entry: after Dana's very interesting comment on how Emil Ferris uses monsters to weaponise her identity in her graphic novel 'My Favourite Thing is Monsters'
Comics diary: TK visits for a work meeting (coffee, chats, and lots laughter outside in the courtyard)
Comics diary entry: after seeing Sue perform in her drumming group.
Comics diary entry: missing 'my happy place' (drawing!)
Comics diary entry: always tricky for me to relax...
Comics diary entry: attended an incredible NY mini-symposium on Zoom with Melanie Reim and Veronica Lawlor.
Comics diary entry: my first attempt at a 'comics haiku' based on lots complex thoughts/feelings (haiku are useful for this!).
Comics diary entry: my wonderful PhD supervisor.
Comics diary entry: talking to my friend TK on Zoom.
Comics diary entry: following a zen 'noticing' walk.
Comics diary: a lovely message from 'Sketchy Bitch' buddy Monica.
Comics diary entry: Crazy tired!
Comics diary entry: Love this dark quote from Dulcie at the beginning of her visit - she is wonderfully off the wall and humour comes in all directions.
Comics Diary Entry: After a quote by comedian Robin Ince during the How to Academy's celebration of 42nd anniversary of the Hitch Hikers' Guide to the Galaxy. There are…
Comics diary entry: My first improv class with the Free Association.
Comics diary entry: After a conversation with Tina about her cats requesting fuss by showing their cute bellies and her saying 'This is where time disappears into a vortex…
Comics diary entry: After getting overwhelmed by approaching 'zen' from too many angles!
Comics diary entry: after dressing up as Lady Muckbeth for the Sketchy Bitches on 21 April. 'Keep Clean and Clari-on!' is Dulcie Ball (Queen Sketchy)'s pun.
A cartoon to celebrate our quirky Naomi who regularly wears her deely boppers to the Sketchy Bitches.
Sketchbook cartoon after being inspired by a photograph of Sketchy Bitch Susan with a disco ponytail.
Comics diary entry: Some of my favourite funnies from the 'Comics' session, which was to raise money for the Cartoon Museum and Cancer Research. Caroline as Jamie Hewlett's Verity,…
Comics entry diary: Been so excited lately that I've been enforcing some boredom to balance out and not burnout.
Comics diary entry: This is after a slightly layered story that goes roughly like this. Michele posted some photos of some of the Sketchy Bitch friends at Spitalfields Market…
Comics diary entry: Bumped into my friend Peter Lovelock in the Jephson's - his longtime partner told me this story.
Comics diary entry: Nice to be quoted, but even nicer to remember the ending to the quote from the not so wise and misanthropic.
Comics diary entry: Hit my deadline for Birkbeck University - oh baby, the dopamine rush!
A cartoon for Women's History Month and for my 'Sketchy Bitch' friend Lene who dressed up as Elizabeth Bathory to celebrate.
Comics diary entry: Got a bit stressed out getting my head around new tech today, but drawing this helped me 'get my zen on' to solve the problem calmly…
Just wanted an excuse to draw a dodo! This is not a good gag, but I decided that it's just good practice to cartoon up anything and everything. Quite…
Created for Women's History Month and for my great friend Hilary who loves reading history - she has entertained me lots recently on walks with the strange stories of…
Created for Women's History Month and my friend Caroline who likes Mary Quant. Note: it is strange but true that she loved the mini and designed the interior of…