• Club Zoho
    11 2019 April

    Interview with the Gentleman Crafter – John Bloodworth

    Interview Questionnaire This questionnaire is a general one however the questions should be broad enough to give an all round idea of you and your work, however if you feel that a questions doesn’t relate to you, then please feel free to skip ahead. It...

  • 11 2019 April

    Interview for the Cartoonist Club of Great Britain’s “Jester” members magazine.

    Interview for the Cartoonist Club of Great Britain’s “Jester” members magazine. Please answer at least ten of the following questions… 1 – How did you first get in to cartooning? I think it was more a combination of preordained destiny and inability to work in...

  • 11 2019 April

    Interview for Beehive Illustration Agency newsletter, 2014

    Interview for Beehive Illustration Agency newsletter, 2014 Introduction This interview was written originally for publication on my agents website. It never saw the light of day, alas, as it was requested that I used photos rather than cartoons. My argument (which I lost) was that no...

  • Executives executing
    11 2019 April

    My publishing CV

    CV Overview CV for Rory Walker; artworks and assets created for Publishing, Traditional Media, New Media, and everything else in-between. Children’s books, chapter books, magazine editorial, video game and smart apps, you name the pie, I’ve got my fingers in it. Some of the books that...

  • 16 2018 May

    A selection of cartoons

    Here’s a smattering of cartoons based on IT and hot-desking for a new set of rules and protocols that are being experimented with at Dyson.   Eagle-eyed art spotters may note that I’ve been spending a lot of time looking at the magnificent drawings of...

  • Mums70th-1920-RoryWalker-HEADER
    10 2018 April

    Mum’s birthday painting

    The biggest day of the year! Yes, that’s right, today is my mum’s birthday. Happy birthday mum! To celebrate this most auspicious of days – without ma there wouldn’t be the little bouncing ball of joy that is me – I commissioned myself to draw...

  • Rory Walker being interviewed on the Gentleman Crafter blog
    05 2018 April

    A new interview with yours truly on the Gentleman Crafter blog

    I’ve only gone and been interviewed ain’t I? Here! https://gentlemancrafter.com/2018/03/21/worldwide-wednesday-rory-walker-illustrator-teacher-mentor-painter-print-maker-and-father/#more-15142 And some really rather pleasant comments too. I’m feeling very pleased with myself....

  • IT Cartoon - Final image
    12 2018 March

    The Pain of IT

    It can take a long time to implement IT solutions. Inky Illustration Agency asked me to create an artwork for a client showing just that. Note – DOOM poster on the wall, calendar torn off at 2008, etc etc. Here’s the pencil sketch – And...

  • Crazy Neighbours T-Shirt Back
    05 2017 October

    Crazy Neighbours T-Shirt designs

    Front and back t-shirt images Coming up in Vienna this weekend is a weed growers convention. I would imagine that everyone there just wanders around getting lost but not really caring. At least they’ll be able to look good with these startling t-shirt designs! Dominik...

  • Kids In Classroom
    26 2017 September

    New kids in a classroom!

    Here’s a revised version of the kids in the classroom watching in disbelief as the wall dissolves between them....

Poster design. I do a lot of work for the Public Law Project (or PLP as they’re abbreviated to), but rarely is it as entertaining to do than this poster design. You’ll find a lot of my work on their site and in their publications. However, this time round, the design was to be on...

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humourous gag cartoons for joke book.

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Farming joke book. A few more hilarious joke illustrations to accompany a book of jokes about farming....

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The glorious artwork of Rory Walker Cartoons for a farming joke book. 1

Cartoons for a farming joke book.

May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pen and Ink and wash cartoons. A trio of cartoons to illustrate a book of jokes based on farming in all its guises. I’ve not put the jokes under the drawings as the book’s not been published yet, so you’ll have to invent your own. Hmm, caption competition perhaps? Write your best joke for each...

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Sri Lanka

May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sri Lanka, 2012 Sri Lanka Journal, 2012    ...

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Theatre

May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Invisible Circus, Dark was the night Bristol, 2014-2015 Sinbad the Sailor, Model theatre project Brighton University MA project, 2012 Snow White and the Seven Dwarves Winchester Theatre Pantomime, 2013...

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Norway

May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Norway, Oslo, 2012...

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Plein-air art from Cape Cod, America

May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Trip to Cape Cod. I went to Boston in May, 2012 to a wedding, then spent the following week driving a big redneck truck to the end of Cape Cod and back again.  It was AWESOME.  I properly love it there. Frederic Remington’s campsite. I camped en-route, and painted where I stayed on several nights. One...

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Travel

May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Globe Trotting. I’ve been fortunate enough to see a few places, and on occasion I’ve drawn, painted, or written about them too....

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Advice on how to be an illustrator

November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

I got an email from a student asking for some advice on how to be an illustrator.I reckon this should help – * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *...

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Describe where you live? I live in a quasi-typical Bristolian late Victorian terrace house on top of a big hill.  I know it’s a big hill because I seem to spend an infernal amount of my life cycling up it to get to my house, but never seem to become fitter because of it.  I...

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