Monday, 23 November 2020

Saturday, 31 October 2020

Rina Allek


A Red Riding Hood by Rina Allek, a young Russian illustrator and winner of the 2020 Silent book Contest. 

Sunday, 27 September 2020

Saturday, 19 September 2020

Monday, 10 August 2020

Tom Gauld


Tom Gauld has been a hero of mine since I was a teenager, I remember seeing his exhibition of coin-operated automata on a trip to Newcastle. This is his Red Ridinghood interpretation of life in the time of Covid. 

Saturday, 2 May 2020

Monday, 30 March 2020

Friday, 20 March 2020

Evelyne Mary

Once upon a time, there was a very nasty wolf and a very nice little girl and yet they develop an extraordinary friendship. Story by Yves Jaffrennou, illustrated by Evelyne Mary.

Thursday, 12 March 2020

Lizzy Hobbs

A still from Lizzy Hobbs's 'Fly' amination created on a residency in the Museums Quartier with the Tricky Women Film Festival 2009  Lizzy used a wet technique of watercolour on glass so she can push the paint around reacting to the shapes formed. 

Fly film from Lizzy Hobbs on Vimeo.

Thursday, 30 January 2020


The grandest Puppet Show in the World poster, by an unknown designer, dating from between 1880 and 1900 Carnavalet Museum, History of Paris.

Saturday, 25 January 2020

Julie Flett

'The Girl and the Wolf ' by Katherena Vermette, is a reimagining of the fairy tale wolf with an empowering Indigenous twist that turns the Wolf into a guide and friend the brave and clever girl illustrated by Vancouver-based artists, Julie Flett.