I couldn’t resist making myself a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle for my blog post about pizza. Please ignore the splodgy effect of my black pen, as I made this picture whilst waiting at Sydney’s Harbour edge on New Years Eve for the fireworks, so this is all I could manage in my sketchbook. Anyway, it is incredible […]
Here is another Australian character I have created. I find cockatoos fascinating, as they are so cute and cheeky, so I couldn’t resist making this character – Captain Cockatoo! Here is a picture of one on our terrace eating seeds that we have put out:
When the weather reaches a certain high temperature and has a certain wind speed the ACT government issues a total fireban so that small fires could not become a bush fire. Working at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve we have to follow this strictly, and actually close the reserve on total fireban days. This is for public […]
My website is now finally up and Moneygram fees running – so please take a look!
The ACT Squad are my Australian superheroes, specific to the Australian Capital Territory. From left to right we have the Cockatoo, Possum Girl and Koala, all in front of the Parliament House. I thought I would save this picture until today so that I could use it as a way to wish everyone a Happy Australia […]
At work on Friday I was provided with a fantastic opportunity to witness a very extraordinary and spectactular event, which was called cross fostering, involving Rock Wallabys. In the wild there are around 40 Brush Tailed Rock Wallabys left, and so this operation will hopefully help to revive the population numbers. This is done through […]
Wherever I am I always try and think of how the situation could be translated into a cartoon sketch, and on this particular occassion I was at a tango social dance, and then it came to me to see how fish would take to dancing…
Here is another UK/Australia comparison – this time of spiders. I have drawn a little friendly one, and one big mean angry one. Can you guess which one represents spiders from UK and which one represents spiders from Australia?
have now moved my blog over to my domain, so you can now find it at http://www.eddcrosscomics.co.uk/edd_cross_comics_blog I found it very difficult and bothersome to modify it once I had transferred it, that it took my whole day off to do! Does anybody else find it difficult to modify once they have transferred their blogger […]