Category Archives: Comic

Sister Pledge. The start of a new adventure in crowdfunding!

I have returned to my website blog after an embarrassingly long radio silence, mainly due to so much happening, I haven’t had time to process it! The start of 2017 brought with it an exciting new prospect. I was invited … Continue reading

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Hanging with the Stars

Monday March 2nd marked the first day of my art exhibition at the Apthorp Gallery in the Radlett Centre, Hertfordshire. The show is entitled “Jessica Martin’s Picture Palace” because the theme is my lifelong passion… the golden age of Hollywood. … Continue reading

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Jessica Martin’s Picture Palace

I am now making preparations for my very first solo art exhibition in the Apthorp Gallery at The Radlett Centre. The hint is in the title… yes… my very own hall of fame dedicated to all the Hollywood and British … Continue reading

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‘Vivacity’ picked for one of the Ten Must Own Comics of 2014

A very happy 2015 to you all! I’m back home after a fantastic sojourn in ‘Elf’ the musical. I have been so busy I didn’t have time to blog about the fact I was even doing it. I played the … Continue reading

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Thought Bubble 2014

After the roller coaster of a year since the launch of my debut comic “It Girl” at Thought Bubble comic festival 2013 I made my return visit last weekend with this year’s short comic “Vivacity“. The festival layout had extended … Continue reading

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Vivacity Launch

So here I am, almost a year on from my comic debut at Thought Bubble. “It Girl” was the first of a burgeoning career in my new field of self expression. Since last year I have seen “It Girl” garner … Continue reading

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ELCAF

Last Saturday I paid my first visit to the ELCAF Festival in Bethnal Green, London. The event is always flagged on the calendar for Small Press Comic Creators from the UK and all over the world to tout their wares. … Continue reading

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London Burlesque glamour and Drawing on the Dark Side

The day after the Myriad Editions Prize event I was pitching my wares to the customers at the London Burlesque Festival at Conway Hall. My good friend Jess Kemp had brought myself, Rian Hughes and Chrissie Nicholson-Wild together for this … Continue reading

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The Short of It

Glory Be! The middle of May I got the news that I had reached the shortlist of six entrants for the Myriad Editions First Graphic Novel Prize with “Elsie Harris Picture Palace“. I was invited to attend a ceremony at … Continue reading

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Process at Gosh!

I was asked to be the guest creator at the Gosh Comics Process collective at the beginning of May to describe the process of creating and self-publishing my first comic: ‘It Girl‘. This was a great honour for me and … Continue reading

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