The QBHQ Blog

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In the Stands
Re-discovering some quintessential Quentin Blake cartoons
Friday 24th February 2023

We're always looking for new things to share on Quentin's website. Find out more about some little-known cartoon treasures we've discovered

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Box of delights
Sending new artworks to auction
Monday 28th November 2022

Bonhams in London are hosting an auction to raise funds for the QBCI

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Strictly Ballpoint
Planning an exhibition of portraits in biro
Saturday 22nd October 2022

A behind-the-scenes peek at preparations for an upcoming show of some of Quentin's recent work at Bankside Gallery

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Celebrating a life in pictures
Publication of a new book by Jenny Uglow about Quentin's work
Monday 26th September 2022

'The Quentin Blake Book' published by Thames & Hudson

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Stamp of approval
Our new authentication technique for prints from Quentin Blake's studio
Friday 22nd July 2022

Finding a way to authenticate Quentin's prints without having him sign each one posed a bit of a challenge ...

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A Life Drawing
Quentin's archive created over his 70-year career
Thursday 9th June 2022

A behind-the-scenes look at Quentin's archive to celebrate International Archives Day

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