January 2015

Uncategorized16 Jan 2015 10:14 am

In December of 2013 I prepared a small (but chockablock) exhibition of old work I had kept over 20 years in two big woolpack storage boxes. I have been hanging on to all these pictures and thought maybe it was time to dust them off and see how far I haven’t gone with my career as an illustrator.

It was held at CDU Nan Giese Gallery. I just filled the walls with pictures indiscriminately, jamming as much in as I could. I still had half a box left over. Titled “The Last Picture Show” a good friend Mark Hilton strummed some of his tunes and sang as a small group of good folk assembled to marvel at my incredible skills and remember the Howard years.

As I was keen to let these pictures go I sold them off for charity, money raised going to the UNICEF Children’s Fund for Syria, it is truly repugnant (and always the way) the ¬†innocent and fragile are subjected to adult violence and the level of brutality that is occurring in this once beautiful country is utterly sickening. Q: When are people going to figure it out? A: Never.

We only raised about $750 but it all helps I hope. I was disappointed more people didn’t come along.

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Uncategorized15 Jan 2015 11:54 am

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Uncategorized09 Jan 2015 09:51 am

It’s been FIVE years since my last post on this blog. Why the hiatus? Well who reads it? Some Russian hackers and ASIO? Who knows? You.
I can’t get any cartoon work ¬†and now I’m watching cartoonists get shot by psychotic cretins.
I woke up got out of bed, dragged a tv across my head. And gave ABC Breakfast a new name…