Atlantic Press have published my three 24-hour comics as a set entitled 72 hours.
The Leviathan, The Collector and An Epic Tale of Life and Death each represent 24 hours of intense scribbling and plotting. I used 6-sided dice to help me with randomly choosing plot direction, character names and even the number of panels per page. These comics have been printed on the fabulous risograph machines at Hato Press in lots of lovely colours. You can buy them HERE
The Leviathan was made during the Plymouth International Book Festival 2012 and is inspired by Moby Dick, themes surrounding the word Leviathan and Luke Rhinehart’s cult classic novel The Dice Man. This was my first attempt at making a comic of any kind and features mermaids, behemoths and unearthly daemon sirens.
The Collector was made at Plymouth museum during the Plymouth International Book Festival 2013. It is inspired by the permanent collection. An obsessive collector travels the world hunting for the women he loves, along the way he meets dog headed men, angry gods and some sexy dinosaurs!
An Epic Tale of Life and Death was made at 64 Killigrew St’s 24-hour comic event 2014, it is inspired by themes of death and resurrection. Three intertwining stories about life and death, greed, love, giant crabs and emergency rescue dolphins.
These new icons appear in 72hours as part of the continuing wordless story found in all AP books, they were designed by Vincent Larkin, myself and Lucy Kerr.
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