The QBHQ Blog

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Buried Treasures
A look in Quentin's archive at the original stories for 'Snuff' and 'Mrs Armitage'
Thursday 28th March 2024

A celebration of two more classic QB picture books as they join BBC TV's 'Box of Treasures' series

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Out of the Box
Looking at the stories behind the stories in 'Quentin Blake's Box of Treasures'
Friday 15th December 2023

Insights from Quentin's archive on 'Zagazoo' and 'Jack and Nancy'

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Illustration Nation
Celebrating National Illustration Day
Friday 24th November 2023

Have a look at the creations by QBHQ staff and our favourite illustrations from QB's work

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Wetlands revisited
Another look at the London Wetland Centre, now in autumn colours
Monday 23rd October 2023

Another seasonal look at the WWT & QB 'Drawn to Water' partnership

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Making a Mark
A collection of artist's materials
Wednesday 27th September 2023

Exploring some of the many and varied tools Quentin uses in his work

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Work at QBHQ on a show of new portraits
Friday 30th June 2023

A behind-the-scenes peek at preparations for 'Portraits, Playhouses & People'

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