Saturday, 16 June 2007

Get thee behind me, Edna (The Willow Bible)

Look, I found this. I must have made it when I was six or seven. It's a small, illustrated Bible that incorporates - not, let's be honest, that successfully - characters from the Kenneth Williams-narrated children's cartoon "Willow the Wisp". Note the David Shrigley-like crossings-out. Note also that I've made David ginger. Here it is in its entirety:



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And there, sadly, it ends. No New Testament. No illustration of Willow on the cross - Of course Willow the Wisp didn't have any feet and his hands always floated in mid-air quite free of his body making him completely uncrucifiable. Which may have been why I abandoned the project. Still... 
 

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