Shrewsbury 2010 – Friday

The Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival is under way and recent volcanic news events are providing good material for cartoonists. Three artists from Australia were invited this year, but only Jason Chatfield, above, was able to make it. Luckily Jason started travelling long before Eyjafjallajokull did its thing. At the time of writing, 4pm on the Friday, […]

Cutting cartoons – the campaign

The PCO, the cartoonists organisation who run Bloghorn, are launching the ‘Cutting Cartoons’ campaign at this weekend’s Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival. Many of the of the UK’s best cartoonists will be drawing their own ‘cutting cartoon’ for their campaign T-shirt over the next three days. As well as future stunts challenging the loss of the […]

Shrewsbury 2010 #4

The Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival is now officially up and running. Your Bloghorn team will be out and about in the town today, Friday April 23, checking out the drawing, caricaturing, workshops and exhibitions. Watch this space, there’s plenty to come.

Shrewsbury Cartoon – The Beer

The last-minute endorsements are flowing in for this weekend’s activities with the latest being Happy Barry [adopts advertising tone-of-voice] – the official beer of the cartoon festival [stops it]. Barry the Shrew does sterling work as one of the public faces of the festival and deserves a drink as a result. Thirsty visitors and cartoonists […]

Shrewsbury 2010 #1

The Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival starts this Thursday, April 22, and runs until Sunday, April 25. We’ll be showcasing cartoons submitted for exhibition at Shrewsbury this week, and throughout the festival weekend. All cartoons are on the theme of Magic, Myth and Mystery.

Foghorn cartoon magazine – Issue 44

A new Foghorn magazine is published. Click the picture to subscribe to a beautiful print copy of your very own if you don’t already pay £30 for six issues a year. You can explore some free digital back copies here. This issue the cover artwork is by Alex Hughes. What’s inside? Spitting Image – Royston […]

Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival map 2010

The Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival is just around the corner, so to help you find your way around the numerous exhibitions, workshops, talks and events, Bloghorn has put together a handy interactive map of what’s going on this year. Just click on the map markers to get a run-down of what’s happening, or use the […]