Pub signs combine lettering (I started out as a signwriter) and picture in a most satisfying way. If you happen to own a pub, or have a friend who does, please get in touch.
The naming of pubs is a mysterious art. Every picture tells a story …
New ones coming soon.
Frogs or rabbits? Fur is boring to paint, so a jolly pond scene I think. With splashes.
These are fairly recent postcards — lots more in the Archives, Look for “Posters & Cards”. ( Please note I’m not currently taking commissions.)
The thing sticking out of the mouth is a forked tongue. Top photo was centre spread in the Guardian. Yes! ….. More banners, on cheerier subjects, to follow.