Monthly Archives: April 2017

Past Histories

A good few years ago I worked in a SEBN school which had day and residential pupils who were all boys. They were 12-18 years old and what most Glaswegians would have referred to as ‘neds’. They probably were, but … Continue reading

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Gary-Quinn

After I drew the magical, colourful unicorn for a pupil, I was asked by my friend E to draw her a unicorn for a niece and, by the way, could you do a Harley Quinn for my son? Not Margot … Continue reading

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Mad about Mousepads

The department where I work recently held a little event to raise awareness of Autism and get a little money to make the department more welcoming and fun for the pupils. A donation of 200 mousemats meant we had to … Continue reading

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Copperplate Calligraphy

I enjoyed creating my friend’s Christmas place settings so much that I thought I would do more of them but first I really need to polish my calligraphy. ‘Polish’ as in actually learn some proper calligraphy and not just my … Continue reading

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Magical Unicorn

I know they don’t exist before any calls for the men in the white coats but one of the pupils I work with loves them and I thought since I had to sit and help my eldest with his art … Continue reading

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