Yes, it’s that time of year again. Summertime. It’s a season when, funnily enough, our weather improves markedly on the previous three seasons; autumn, winter and spring. So it should come as no surprise that, on occasion, a prolonged period of warm weather is always possible. This, despite the cliche that it always rains in […]
There was a Brexit march in London today; a march for a vote on the final deal between the United Kingdom and the European Union. Thought I’d draw it.
Day 16,511 It’s that time again. Yes it really has been four years since Brazil 2014…Welcome to the the FIFA World Cup 2018 where Russia plays host. I wasn’t going to make a painting for this tournament but then I remembered a popular little James Bond film titled From Russia With Love. There was only […]
This is an artwork depicting a fictional mountain range aptly named the Trump-Kim Summit. The work is titled Somewhere, The Trump-Kim Summit and is an acrylic and pencil drawing on card. Meanwhile, you can read more about an historic meeting that took place in Singapore today between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un […]
Day 16,508 Singapore hosts a summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in what could be an historic move towards peace on the Korean peninsula. Don’t be fooled into thinking this is the beginning of world peace, however. Shit continues in several other warzones around the globe. But hey, better than nothing. Click here […]
Day 16,489 For the second day running, a news item about food has inspired my art. The story comes from New Statesman and its article about the celebrity food tycoon, Jonathan Cheban aka ‘The Foodgod’, and the enveiling of his new culinary sensation: the golden chicken wing.
Day 16,488 Another day, another food revelation…or not. So then. Eggs cannot kill you. Well, not unless you load a civil war musket with an egg of the hard boiled kind and fire it at point blank range into… Well, you get my point. No. Eggs now come jam packed (actually protein packed) with all […]
Day 16,487 For train nerds like me, I have painted a melting, distorted British Rail logo with watercolour on paper. Ahem.
The best news story of the day is the report of a space ant firing a laser at earth. I kid you not. And we thought we’d destroy ourselves. Turns out those pesky ants will do it before we do. The official report goes that astronomers have detected a laser emission from the Ant Nebula. […]
As insults go, when Donald Trump called Kim Jong Un a “Little rocket man”, it almost had an endearing ring to it. Not one to be outdone in the insult humdinger stakes, Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has muscled in on this international game of mud-slinging, and what better way to ‘trump’ (see what I […]