Creators @ Edinburgh Comic Con 2016

The weekend of 2/3 April 2016 saw the Edinburgh Comic Con (ECC) return to the Scottish capital for its third year and for the first time to the largest hall at the impressive Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC). This proved to be an excellent choice of venue – modern, spacious, with a selection of refreshmentContinue reading Creators @ Edinburgh Comic Con 2016

Finding Neverland by Stref

Stref’s Peter Pan art chosen for 2015 Great Ormond Street Hospital Christmas Cards

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity have chosen “Flying to Neverland”as their Christmas card this year, exclusively available from their web store. The image was created by Fin Cramb and Stephen White (aka Stref) for the wonderful JM Barrie’s Peter Pan The Graphic Novel, published by Birlinn earlier this year. It shows the scene from the classic storyContinue reading Stref’s Peter Pan art chosen for 2015 Great Ormond Street Hospital Christmas Cards

Behind The Scenes: Stref’s Adaptation Of Peter Pan

Earlier this year BC Books, Birlinn’s childrens imprint, released the first ‘official’ UK graphic novel of JM Barrie’s beloved book Peter Pan. The book was the work of artist Stephen White, also known as Stref, a long-time fan of Barrie’s work who, after years to trying, was finally able, with the help of colourist FinContinue reading Behind The Scenes: Stref’s Adaptation Of Peter Pan

In Review: JM Barrie’s Peter Pan adapted by Stref

JM Barrie’s Peter Pan is one of the best known and loved British children’s novels of the last century, so it comes as something of a surprise to discover that there has never been a graphic novel based directly on the original novel. Stref, aka Stephen White, along with colourist Fin Cramb, has set outContinue reading In Review: JM Barrie’s Peter Pan adapted by Stref

Peter Pan: Six Questions for Stephen White On His Adaptation Of JM Barrie’s Classic

Artist Stephen White, who works under the pen-name Stref, has just had his graphic novel adaptation of Peter Pan, JM Barrie’s 1904 play and 1911 novel, released by Birlinn Books. This is, remarkably, the first official graphic novel of one of the most famous and beloved children’s books. Stephen has worked on many DC ThomsonContinue reading Peter Pan: Six Questions for Stephen White On His Adaptation Of JM Barrie’s Classic