Do you like The Lonely Beast? James Kelleher writes: We’re donating all proceeds from sales of our Lonely Beast apps this week (8th-15th December) to Temple Street Children’s Hospital. My daughter spent a week on the neonatal ward in Temple Street last year. It’s pretty terrifying to have a child that young in hospital, especially […]

Are you a fan of The Lonely Beast apps? Can you type extremely fast? Read on. James Kelleher writes: “We’ve got a pallet full of promo codes for our kids’ apps sitting around in the sunshine, looking for a home. Perhaps your readers could help? First off, 10 for our alphabet app The Lonely Beast […]

Advertisements for Monster, the jobs search site Illustrations by Dublin’s Chris Judge for his children’s book The Lonely Beast which was published in 2011 Luke Brennan writes: Sad to see this sort of creative appropriation by large corporations. It seems to me that the work done by Chris judge on his wonderful “Lonely Beast” books […]

Annie Atkins (top) and James Kelleher (above) Do you care for lettering, point sizes, kerning and whatnot? Fancy sitting in on a Typography Ireland seminar led by Annie Atkins and James Kelleher? Oh go on then. Telegrams, love letters, antique cigarette packaging… Annie Atkins specialises in the graphic design for film. Annie will use the […]

Chris Judge, illustrator of award-winning children’s book The Lonely Beast, with an eight-foot story bird at The Ark in Temple Bar, Dublin this afternoon. Chris has been specially commissioned by the Dublin Writers Festival, as artist in residence, to curate a series of pop-up events, in partnership with Children’s Books Ireland. Tomorrow he’ll be hosting […]