NAIDOC Week 2019

NAIDOC Week 2019

Posted on: July 12, 2019 · No comments

We’re currently in NAIDOC Week 2019 – National Aboriginal and Islander Day of Celebration. The theme for this year is ‘Voice. Treaty. Truth’. It’s an important time for all of us, indigenous and non-indigenous to celebrate, commemorate and think about ways forward.

Lots of people are doing amazing work, but here’s a special shout out to the Indigenous … more »

Last hours of the 35% off Sale

Posted on: June 30, 2019 · No comments

My End of the Financial Year Bandwagon sale ends at midnight tonight, Australian time. 35% off everything, so don’t dilly dally, get thee to the ol’ Horacek Web Shop. Top menu bar, far right button ‘Shop’ will take you straight there, xx.

End of Financial Year SALE!!!

Posted on: June 16, 2019 · 3 comments

All Horacek stuff 35% off!

I’m jumping on the EOFY bandwagon and having a flash sale! Help me make some space in my cupboards and get yourself a great bargain.

From now until midnight Sunday 30 June (Australian Eastern time), all items in my Horacek web shop are 35% off. That includes my limited edition cartoon screenprints, my cartoon books, my children’s … more »

Works from ‘Instances’

Posted on: May 30, 2019 · No comments

All good things must come to an end, and my exhibition ‘Instances’ at Beaver Galleries has now closed. But the good news is there are still a few framed watercolours available to purchase, beautifully framed in white lime washed timber. And also lots of prints (the joy of making editioned work), both framed and unframed at Beaver Galleries in … more »

My Exhibition Wash-Up

Posted on: May 30, 2019 · No comments

My exhibition at Beaver Galleries, Instances, was a great success and a good time was had by all. The work looked fantastic hanging on the walls and sitting in the display boxes, lots of lovely people came to the opening and quite a bit of work was sold. It was nicely reviewed in the Canberra Times by reviewer and … more »

The fight goes on (and on)

Posted on: May 21, 2019 · 2 comments

Like so many people, I am dismayed at the result of the recent Australian Election, particularly for what it means for the climate, and for what it means for the refugees and asylum seekers imprisoned by us on Manus and Nauru. Here’s a cartoon I did for the Age when Scott Morrison first became Prime Minister, in that strange … more »

Green Sheep turns 15!

Posted on: May 16, 2019 · No comments

Happy 15th Birthday to Where is the Green Sheep? which turned 15 this month. 15! Celebrating with a look at some lovely cakes from around the world that have been inspired by the book, some sent in to me and some that have been shared across the web.

Photo by Liz Andrews. Cake by Toddler Blues blog.

This cake was made for … more »

Invitation to ‘Instances’

Posted on: April 25, 2019 · No comments

I’m very excited that my new exhibition at Beaver Galleries in Canberra is about to hit the world. It’s opening on Thursday 2 May at 6 pm and consists of works on paper (prints and watercolours) and small porcelain figures. I’ve been working on it for months, following my interest in antiquities, and early days of being human. … more »

Post-International Women’s Day, a cartoon follow-up

Posted on: March 11, 2019 · 4 comments

The other day I posted some happy celebratory IWD cartoons, now here are some cartoons about some of the things we are still facing. Not to mention having a prime minister who publicly says on International Women’s Day ”we don’t want to see women rise only on the basis of others doing worse”. No, it wasn’t a parody.

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International Women’s Day

Posted on: March 8, 2019 · No comments

Happy International Women’s Day 2019! Some happy cartoons to celebrate. xx