Dilworth Does Drake

The UK cartoonist Ben Dilworth sent me the artwork for these two pages in 1985. I see from the letter he was living in Clacton, Essex at the time, although I seem to recall he was associated with small press artists in Bristol. As it happens, Ben’s story is his continuation of the ‘Unnatural Disasters’…

Drake and the Concrete Collapse

Here you may download the complete story of Drake Ullingsworth and the Concrete Collapse, originally published in 2010. All around him the city is apparently crumbling away; buildings falling down, homeless people roaming the streets and turning hostile, while his own Dog alternatively reprimands him or ignores him in a drug-addled haze. Drake the detective…

New! Drake in The Reign of Numbers

The latest comic book by small press comics artist Ed Pinsent is a 56-page story featuring the detective Drake Ullingsworth and his Dog. The story is a continuation of the shocking events chronicled in Drake Goes Into The Underworld, a story published in 2017. Following the death of King Shop, the city finds itself facing…

Drake 2019 – work in progress

Here are two scans from a new Drake Ullingsworth story which is underway. I’m trying out this blue non-photo pencil which is new to me. It’s supposed not to show up in the scanner / photocopier. Not completely perfect I’m finding, but a little bit of tweaking in the GIMP seems to help.  

New Drake Ullingsworth Comic!

New Drake Ullingsworth comic! Published July 2017 36pp, A4 size, glossy covers, interiors with halftones Drake Goes Into The Underworld, Becomes a Demon and Also Meets King Shop “Enjoyed the new Drake book. Very powerful. The art is Kirbyesque at times!” – JOHN BAGNALL Price £5.00 plus post Click the Lulu icon to order your…

Drake and The Red Detective

Added today, a six-pager from late 1985-early 1986 featuring Drake Ullingsworth and His Dog in a surreal drama. Scanned direct from the original artwork, which was drawn in full colour using various permanent markers, crayons, and black ink. The story has been unpublished until now.