Monthly Archives: November 2012

” You’re not going out like that are you?”

Living in Canada I am used to two even three foot snowfalls, but the only time I was stranded in blizzard was on a Midland Red bus travelling from Leicester to Worcester ¬†in the winter of 1971. I was feeling homesick one friday afternoon and was not looking foreword to another cold weekend in Leicester […]

Leicester College of Art and Leicester Market, the vintage clothing addiction begins.

With the colourful visuals from the stunning ¬†Beatles film Yellow Submarine still in my head, I started Leicester College of Art in the Autumn of 1968. The animated Beatles film was to influence graphic designers well into the 1970’s and was seen in a lot of advertising and editorial illustration. College tuition was free back […]

Gothic Lolita in Highgate Cemetery