Exchange Free Range

Myself, Britt and Alex are doing semi regular DJ nights at The Exchange in North Shields. The remit is to be a bit free ranging, and the poster says: indie/funk/ska/electronic/hiphop/ britpop/J-pop/big beat/ rhythm & blues/rock’n’soul/disco. Exchange Free Range If you’re in the North East and like music, you should pay us a visit. Hopefully we’ll get… Continue reading Exchange Free Range

Winter / Spring 2018 Events (January to April)

Weekend 28th and 29th April: Paper Jam Comics Collective: Maker Faire The Debut of the Comics Robot Go, which was built specifically for this excellent occasion. Saturday 21st April: Paper Jam Comics Collective: Baltic Self-Published Artist Market and Maker Faire  15th February to 15th March: A Hidden Cartography An exhibition I curated and a book launch… Continue reading Winter / Spring 2018 Events (January to April)

Invisible Beasts: A Hidden Cartography

An exhibition documenting Monstrous Territory Those hidden places and the signs within them indicating the passing, residence, presence or summoning of otherwise Hidden Beasts, Monsters, Demons and other creatures. A Hidden Cartography features 7 Artists working in North Shields. Curated by Paul Thompson hosted at The Exchange, North Shields for the duration of February and… Continue reading Invisible Beasts: A Hidden Cartography

Artefice in Theatre, TV and Film

I know some things about comics, but I don’t know all that much about Theatre. I’m going to talk about it anyway, which is a risky way to go on. Theatre aware of the audience. Obviously in a comic, tv or film, the actors can break the fourth wall and address the audience, but only theatre… Continue reading Artefice in Theatre, TV and Film

Bad Decisions

This was my submission for the Paper Jam Comics Collective anthology Bad Decisions …and that. I think we can all agree that some questionable creative choices have been made here. Lacking inspiration, I called the above mess ‘Something Something Fish Quotas’ I did a little design work for the cover of the Comic (which was… Continue reading Bad Decisions

Amazing Adventure Comics Machine …and that

Myself and Brittany Coxon worked on this framing strip for the Paper Jam Comics Collective anthology ‘Amazing Adventure Comics Machine‘ – our first in full colour, specifically as an all ages comic due to Space Monkey being close to sold out. Intro Pages Some self indulgent things here about the history of the group, I… Continue reading Amazing Adventure Comics Machine …and that

Making …and that

The Paper Jam Comics Collective anthology specifically made to celebrate the Maker Faire and launch at Maker Fire 2016, my comic outlines, in a vague sort of way, some ideas about making Websites Good… (and how they relate to making Comics Good, with specific emphasis on getting it done rather than right) …an area in… Continue reading Making …and that