Drawn Out is a weekly podcast featuring interviews with cartoonists, animators, illustrators and others in related fields. From comics to street art and from political cartoons to TV animation, we will be speaking with a range of interesting, creative people.
Welcome to Drawn Out
Drawn Out is a weekly podcast featuring interviews with people involved in cartooning. The show will be taking a non-partisan approach and we'll be speaking with politicians, activists, journalists and others about their political backgrounds and influences.
In Episode 1 we welcome cartoonist Greg Moodie to the show. Greg’s unique political cartoon strips came to prominence during the Scottish independence referendum campaign between 2012 and 2014. Initially available on the National Collective website and latterly on Bella Caledonia, Greg began a weekly spot in The National newspaper shortly after it’s November 2014 launch. Greg has two books of strips […]
David ‘Swatpaz’ Ferguson
In Episode 2 we welcome animator David ‘Swatpaz’ Ferguson to the show. For about as long as there’s been a YouTube to post them to, Davey has been putting hilarious animations with an unapologetically Glaswegian accent online. With a distinct visual style and surreal sense of humour he drew the attention of YouTube heavy hitters like Rhett & Link and Frederator Studios. […]
In Episode 3 we welcome cartoonist Gill Hatcher to the show. Gill is the founder of Team Girl Comic, a long-running series of small press anthology comics for female creators based in Scotland. Gill won widespread acclaim and British Comic Award and Scottish Independent Comic Book Award nominations for her solo project The Beginner’s Guide to Being Outside. Gill’s interest in the […]
Colin Bell & Neil Slorance
In Episode 4 we chat with Colin Bell and Neil Slorance. Colin and Neil recently concluded their all-ages comic book series Dungeon Fun, having swept the board at the 2014 Scottish Independent Comic Book Awards and launched a collected edition in September. They also produce a humour strip for the monthly Doctor Who: Twelfth Doctor title from Titan Comics. […]
In Episode 5 we chat with Lorna Miller. Lorna’s recent work focuses on editorial cartooning and can be seen in Private Eye, Morning Star, Bella Caledonia and on the new investigative journalism site ‘The Ferret‘. Other outlets for Lorna’s work include cartoons drawn for Hastings Independent Press and for the Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom. […]