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Britain’s Most Notorious Villain . . .

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Britain’s Most Notorious Villain . . .

. . . isn’t dead, aged 61. IN OTHER NEWS, a minor criminal involved in a train robbery back in the Sixties died, aged 84.

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Cameron and Obama Selfie Sensation!

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Cameron and Obama Selfie Sensation!

UK PRIME MINISTER David Cameron and US President Barack Obama were attending a solemn service of remembrance for ex South Africa president Nelson Mandela. A serious occasion after the demise of one of the world’s greatest figures demanding the utmost respect and statesmanlike decorum. At the apparent instigation of Danish PM Helle Thorning-Schmidt, both Cameron and […]

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Celebrity caricature of Cate Blanchett

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Celebrity caricature of Cate Blanchett

Celebrity caricature of Cate Blanchett THE LATEST IN my series of celebrity caricatures features the incredibly-boned Australian actress Cate Blanchett, so perfectly cast as Galadriel in Lord of the Rings. If you're wondering why there's been an Australian theme to my work recently, it's because a gallery out there has enquired about exhibiting some of […]

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Celebrity Caricatures: Nick Cave

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Celebrity Caricatures: Nick Cave

Celebrity Caricatures: Nick Cave THIS CARICATURE from photo is part of my aim of getting back into painting traditionally with paintbrushes and, er, paint! For too long now I have been lulled into the false sense of security offered by the digital artwork alternatives for producing a caricature from photo. As a caricaturist amongst many […]

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Caricatures of celebrities: Russell Crowe @russellcrowe

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Caricatures of celebrities: Russell Crowe @russellcrowe

​THIS IS THE 59th caricature in the series for TwitterCelebCarix (working title), my forthcoming book of caricatures of celebrities who use Twitter. Only one more to go and the book will be more or less complete. ​Caricatures of celebrities by Caricaturist in London, Simon Ellinas

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Live Caricatures of Blue at the London Chat Show

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Live Caricatures of Blue at the London Chat Show

Live Caricatures at London Chat Show THE LONDON CHAT Show asked me once again to draw live caricatures of the guests at their show in London last night. Staged at the very plush and glamorous Floridita Bar and restaurant, the guests included the re-united boy band, Blue, Made in Chelsea's Oliver Proudlock, The Only Way […]

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Rolf Harris and the caricaturist

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Rolf Harris and the caricaturist

Should a caricaturist associate with Rolf Harris? I RECEIVED AN email today asking if I was going to remove the photo of me with Rolf Harris from the front page. As I had met him at The Not Forgotten Association Xmas party where I was working as a caricaturist, it does seem strange that recent […]

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Caricature from Photo of celebrity Holly Willoughby @hollywills for #TwitterCelebCarix

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Caricature from Photo of celebrity Holly Willoughby @hollywills for #TwitterCelebCarix

Caricature from Photo – work in progress STILL THOROUGHLY enjoying the return to painting, I found the best photo of ITV's This Morning's presenter Holly Willoughby. The 'best photo' in caricaturing terms might not be considered the same by the person concerned. Particularly not celebrities and their fans. Many's the time that I have attempted […]

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