SIMON DREW (Born 1952)

Simon Drew

Simon Brooksby Drew (born 1952)


Simon Drew has combined his zoological training, his skill as a draughtsman, and his inventive approach to languages to create a unique and highly popular read more...

Simon Drew
Simon Brooksby Drew (born 1952)

Simon Drew has combined his zoological training, his skill as a draughtsman, and his inventive approach to languages to create a unique and highly popular comic art.

Simon Drew was born in Reading on 9 October 1952, and was educated locally at Bradford College, Berkshire. After reading Zoology at Exeter University, he trained as a teacher at Reading University and taught for five years in West Sussex. In 1981, he established his own gallery in Dartmouth for the sale of illustrations, paintings and the work of studio potters, which – since 1985 – has been short-listed by the British Crafts Council for its high standards.
A Book of Bestial Nonsense appeared in 1986 and set the tone for a series of books that marry delightful images of mainly wildlife subjects with quirky, punning captions. He has regularly produced work for Friends of the Earth, including posters and stage designs.

The latest of his many books, published by Antique Collectors' Club, include the
Wisdom of Wine (2014) and Fowl, Fleas and Fancy Fauna (2015). The Very Worst of Simon Drew is scheduled to appear in 2016.

ElizabethanPrehistoric AnimalsWild WestSinging
Farm AnimalsGolfFood & DrinkHumour & Satire
CartoonsDogsCatsBirds
CricketFootballCaricaturesAmerican Sports
ChristmasTravel & HolidaysMotoringCooking
Alcohol / WineContemporary - Paintings & DrawingsReligionAnimals
ShakespeareWildlife (British)TudorIllustrations
TRIP ADVISER  by SIMON DREW

TRIP ADVISER

IF A DOG JUMPS INTO YOUR LAP IT IS BECAUSE HE IS FOND OF YOU. IF A CAT DOES THE SAME IT'S BECAUSE YOUR LAP IS WARMER by SIMON DREW

IF A DOG JUMPS INTO YOUR LAP IT IS BECAUSE HE IS FOND OF YOU. IF A CAT DOES THE SAME IT'S BECAUSE YOUR LAP IS WARMER

THE CHOIR by SIMON DREW

THE CHOIR

SOME ARE BORN WITH CHOCOLATE SOME ACHIEVE CHOCOLATE AND SOME HAVE CHOCOLATE THRUST UPON THEM  by SIMON DREW

SOME ARE BORN WITH CHOCOLATE SOME ACHIEVE CHOCOLATE AND SOME HAVE CHOCOLATE THRUST UPON THEM

MOVING HEAVEN AND EARTH  by SIMON DREW

MOVING HEAVEN AND EARTH

FRUIT BAT by SIMON DREW

FRUIT BAT

ED CHEF AND SWINE WAITER by SIMON DREW

ED CHEF AND SWINE WAITER

GANDHI FLOSS by SIMON DREW

GANDHI FLOSS

BATMAN AND ROBIN by SIMON DREW

BATMAN AND ROBIN

MOLE IN ONE by SIMON DREW

MOLE IN ONE

THE GUNS OF MACARONI by SIMON DREW

THE GUNS OF MACARONI

THE BARD MAN OF ALCATRAZ by SIMON DREW

THE BARD MAN OF ALCATRAZ

FIFTY SHADES OF GREYHOUND by SIMON DREW

FIFTY SHADES OF GREYHOUND

HOW TO REMEMBER ... THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII by SIMON DREW

HOW TO REMEMBER ... THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII

ONE OF THE SIX WAVES OF HENRY VIII by SIMON DREW

ONE OF THE SIX WAVES OF HENRY VIII

BEND IT LIKE BETHLEHEM by SIMON DREW

BEND IT LIKE BETHLEHEM

DINERSAURS by SIMON DREW

DINERSAURS

OT.HELLO by SIMON DREW

OT.HELLO

SMALL DOG WITH CATS DOMINO by SIMON DREW

SMALL DOG WITH CATS DOMINO

THE HARLEY AND THE IVY by SIMON DREW

THE HARLEY AND THE IVY