Quack Quack… QUICK!

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The Cartoon Museum – situated in an old dairy building in Bloomsbury – look at those lovely tiles!

Last month I attended a meeting in London with the other recipients of the Collecting Cultures grant money awarded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.  It was great to hear how the other projects are coming along, and from those that have finished their projects too.  We also heard about some of the interesting items purchased for various public museums and galleries across the UK – including couture clothes, photographs, diaries and a suffragette banner.  Our host was the Cartoon Museum – a haven for British comic art situated in Bloomsbury.  For their Collecting Cultures project, ‘Comic Creators’, the Cartoon Museum purchased this original pen, ink and watercolour on paper in 2016.  It features a familiar footballing face – Roy of the Rovers by Mike White.  This would be at home at the National Football Museum too! Continue reading “Quack Quack… QUICK!”

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