Patrick’s illustrations for the Inktober 2017 daily drawing challenge

Patrick here, reporting on Inktober 2017. Inktober is a drawing challenge in which participants produce a drawing every day responding to prompts – day 18 was “Filthy” for example. I got up early every morning to do my sketching and inking. I stuck to one […]

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Brighton Illustration Fair 2017

A couple of weekends ago we were exhibiting our wares at Brighton Illustration Fair 2017. We had a fine time, rubbing shoulders some of the stars of the illustration/arty world (including David Shrigley, It’s Nice That and Jordy van den Nieuwendijk) listening to talks by the likes of Tuesday […]

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Hi-Store Takeover

Hi-store, Hastings We’ve been meaning to do a blogpost about the weekend we took over Hi-Store for a while now, so here it is at last! Hi-Store is a great little shop in Hastings, East Sussex run by Ali and Nina of Hastings Illustration Festival; […]

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Fair Play Illustration and Zine Fair Brighton

Last Sunday we were at Fair Play Brighton, a new illustration and zine fair at the North Laine Brewhouse organised by illustrator Jessica Sharville. The North Laine Brewhouse was a great venue for hosting the fair, with a nice selection of food, a huge variety of beers and […]

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Hackney DIY Art Market

On Sunday we travelled up to East London to take part in Hackney DIY Art Market. It was a gloomy, chilly day but loads of people managed to make their way to the event and we had a great day running our stall. Our pal Tom […]

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Patrick’s illustrations for the Inktober 2016 daily drawing challenge

Hello everybody, as you have probably noticed if you follow us on Instagram, I have been taking part in Inktober 2016. In this blogpost I have gathered all of the drawings together in one convenient location. Inktober is a drawing challenge in which artists make a […]

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Stuff We Done: End of the Road Festival 2016

Patrick posing with one of our pal Lucy Sherston’s installations at End of the Road 2016 YUK FUN went to End of the Road Festival in Larmer Tree Gardens in Dorset in September. End of the Road is a small festival (attendance in 2014 was […]

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Stuff We Done: Vol. 4

It’s the Stuff we done cultural round-up, volume 4! These are the most enjoyable cultural things we have digested in our mind-brains lately… We read: New Engineering by Yuichi Yokoyama New Engineering is a manga book filled with incredibly precise black and white sequential drawings […]

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Stuff We Done: Vol. 3

Whoops it’s been a couple of months since we did a cultural round-up post but here it is! We read: Jinchalo by Matthew Forsythe Jinchalo is a sweet graphic novel inspired by Korean folklore which follows a girl’s adventure after an incident with an egg…Matthew Forsythe‘s illustrations […]

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Stuff We Done: Vol. 2

Time for our occasional round-up things of culture that we’ve been doing lately. We read: NonNonBa by Shigeru Mizuki This comic book (graphic novel, manga, whatever you want to call it!) is a memoir detailing Mizuki’s childhood in Sakaiminato, Japan. His grandmother (the NonNonBa of the […]

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