Sunday, 30 November 2008

The Fog,The Frost And Then Some

Readers call me daft call me crackers, bonkers, zany; just don't call me soft; I did ride my bike at daft o'clock in the freezing fog with frost all around hours before the masses woke up to defrost there car windscreens. Im made of tough stuff!; I'm from Donny. Reet I need a brew.

Friday, 28 November 2008

In The Dark

I've done a few miles on the bike in the cold in the dark. Readers there was no one on my crossbar. It was just me,myself and I.

Thursday, 27 November 2008

Two On The Bike


Readers I've hacked of my beard I look several pounds lighter aswell as several years younger I'm back on it. Here you have a romantic image of two lovers on a bike part of an image I'm working on. Plus I woke up this morning with Ruldoph Nose, ie I have a great big spot on the end of my nose I look a reet tit. Reet I need a brew possibly some spot cream.

Wednesday, 26 November 2008

Little Hero


Readers check my little hero out complete with flat cap and faithful companion his best buddy. I've been out on my bike and done some miles. drank a lot of tea done many drawings in my sketchbook and visited the Post Office.

Tuesday, 25 November 2008

My Old Fruit


Just been mulling over the last few days in spare moments about getting older which I'm not liking at all. Some how I've arrived at this illumination.

Sensitive Teeth


Readers I'm discovering riding my bike in this cold weather is playing havoc on my teeth. Im avoiding cold foods like the above.

London Guardsmen


Readers some London Guardsmen on the march. Thinking about it I need one of them hats for the cold weather.

Monday, 24 November 2008

Beard

Readers I have a beard developing on my face and require a haircut; I thought I'd share that in the tree of trust with you.

Sunday, 23 November 2008

Talented Bunny


Not only as Ricky Hatton won his boxing match I've heard. This talented bunny can stand balanced on a ball and still balance two cups of tea. No high-vis jacket is involved, don't let your house rabbitt attempt this one at home.

Saturday, 22 November 2008

Not Mika Week?

Well readers its saturday I'll be braving the cold this afternoon on my bike; thermals will be worn. Oh it's not Mika week it's Take That week on the X factor. Watch it with a brew and biscuits. I shall be attempting some more doodles.

Wednesday, 19 November 2008

Wednesday the 19th

Went over to Nottingham this wednesday to collect things. I managed some splendid doodles waiting at the train station and one brew on the train while talking to a collection of people along the way. Oh and I had some work in the Guardian.

Tuesday, 18 November 2008

New Prints Just In Time For Christmas


Readers this is a limited edition A4 screenprint 50 produced get in quick they look great in any loft apartment mounted on a wall. email me at me@alanheighton.co.uk

New Prints Just In Time For Christmas


Readers this is an A3 screenprint limited to a number of 50 if interested email me at me@alanheighton.co.uk

New Prints Just In Time For Christmas

New Prints Just In Time For Christmas


Readers here is a batch of images produced as limited edition screenprints ideas for xmas presents to decorate that living space you own. If interested email me at me@alanheighton.co.uk

Sunday, 16 November 2008

Bird And Brolly


Readers here is a little bird using it's brain. "It's the rain use your brain buy a brolly". Today I've managed a few miles on my bike.

Saturday, 15 November 2008

Thirty??

Readers It just hit home in exactly a months time I turn 30, hmmmmmmm. I managed a few miles on my bike today and my legs have felt the short ride. Suprisingly I've only had one cup of tea today that's a first. We continue. 

Thursday, 13 November 2008

Alan Aldridge

Readers on the 13th of Novemver 2008 I visited the design museum and checked the Alan Aldridge show out its amazing get there and check it out, it's worth a visit. Loads of drawings to digest crammed in. I enjoyed London yesterday in the rain with my brolly.

Wednesday, 12 November 2008

Tea Heads


Readers here you go another tea based image?

Rapha


My good mate Phil Drury sent me this postcard team photo of the Rapha cycling squad. I hate it when they crop me and phil out the squad. I was to the left of Chris Newton the one in the suit and tie combo he went to the olympics at Beijing. Phil was to the right by Dean Downing R Deano from r neck of the woods South Yorkshire. 

Tuesday, 11 November 2008

Christmas By Colour


Readers the lovely folk at Raw design have put together a festive project visit www.christmasbycolour.co.uk they invited me But simply select a Pantone colour that you associate christmas with it can be funny or literal. Personally I'm a little daft I selected Brown DS318-1C I require a flat cap, scarf combo the same hue as the trunk of the xmas tree. But hey that's just me.

Sunday, 9 November 2008

Ferret And The Hoop


Readers here is hardman Barry with Troy the death defying ferret showing true northern grit has he prepares to jump the pint of Guinness and jump through the Hoop which is on fire??

Thursday, 6 November 2008

Falling Leaves


Readers here is an Autumnal illustration for you I'm sure hundreds of keen folk working in gardens are sick of sweeping up the leaves. But take time out and digest the colour of the leaves with a brew it's one of the best times of the year.

Wednesday, 5 November 2008

Lone Lover?


Readers check this Lone Ranger generating lots of love, he doesn't get to make movies anymore this is where he works and hangs out. At least he ain't shelf stacking.

Tuesday, 4 November 2008

My Mail


Readers Look what the postman has delivered me this morning from Paul Smith himself. I'll admit I failed to earn the Blue Peter Badge or gain a grade C at GCSE Mathematics But this little card makes up for that.

Saturday, 1 November 2008

Cat Eats


readers this cheeky little fella has been feeding the cat. Must be the credit crunch he couldn't afford the can of cat food or afford fish food so he fed the fish to the cat.

Just Cold

Its been a real couple of cold days going out on the bike in lycra. But worry not the doodling has still happened indoors in the warmth. Reet I do need food and to find the switch for my heater then find out how Lewis Hamilton is doing.