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Britain’s “Political Pocket Cartoon of the Year” 2019 nominees announced

Sarah Boyce, Will Dawbarn, Ken Pyne and Zoom Rockman are among the cartoonists nominated for the “Political Pocket Cartoon of the Year” 2019, hosted by PR agency Ellwood Atfield, who also host the annual Awards event. Ellwood Atfield specialise in all aspects of Corporate Communications, Public Affairs, Consumer PR and more. Political cartoons play anContinue reading Britain’s “Political Pocket Cartoon of the Year” 2019 nominees announced

The Cartoonist Number 6

Remembering “The Cartoonist”, Britain’s short-lived broadsheet comic paper

Yesterday, I did a quick interview with Lee Thomas at BBC Radio Stoke (starts about 11 minutes in, eventually), prompted by the sale of a rare first issue of Action Comics #1, for an eye watering price. The 1938 comic book, which originally sold for 10 cents, marks the first appearance of Superman, and is consideredContinue reading Remembering “The Cartoonist”, Britain’s short-lived broadsheet comic paper

Live Carttonists at Herne Bay

Cartoonists assemble in Herne Bay to celebrate the life of Dadaist Marcel DuChamp

Following Ralph Steadman’s lead, the cream of Britain’s cartoonists and illustrators will be in Herne Bay on Saturday 3rd August to celebrate the Marcel Duchamp Centenary Festival. Marcel Duchamp was a French-American painter, sculptor and writer whose work is associated with Dadaism and conceptual art. He’s commonly regarded, along with Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse,Continue reading Cartoonists assemble in Herne Bay to celebrate the life of Dadaist Marcel DuChamp