Black Hearted


Black Humours, the label I created in Japan, has been working with some of the best embroidery manufacturers there in the city of Kiryū. Together we have made this new ‘Black Hearted’ woollen looped embroidery which is featured on a number of pieces for 2016.

Landfill Editions – Mould Map 4


I have some new drawings about the ‘secret rules of Europe’ – codified behaviour guide lines for your internal policeman – in the latest Mould Map from Landfill Editions. This edition also features newly commissioned comics, art and graphics from; Leon Sadler, Edwin Burdis, Daniel Swan, Michael Willis, Patrick Crotty, Grace Wilson, Dan Mitchell, Will Sweeney,…

Diaspora – A New Book – Free


Well, it’s free or it’s whatever you want it to be – because when you download it – which you do by clicking here DIASPORA: you don’t pay anything. What I want you to do is to go to the Red Cross website and donate a pound.  

The Uncommercial Image Conference & Workshops


The Uncommercial Image Conference – What is it? There are so many motivations to make an image and so many methods that it would be impossible to cover all types of image production in any meaningful and interesting way at a week long conference. I wanted to bring together a group of people to discuss…

LIVE Illustrating Gasworks Way in Copenhagen.


Gasworks Way (or Gasvaerksvej in Danish) is where my studio is in Copenhagen. You should see the people that pass by! It’s a right eye-opener. To save you the trouble of coming to the former socialist paradise for yourself I drew them as they passed by my street-level window the other day. Did you know that you…

Live Illustrating the Copenhagen Marathon


  09:18am LIVE ILLUSTRATING the Copenhagen Marathon today from all around the city. Here at the start line the competants are vaselining their netherlands, drinking potions and dropping their E’s for the big one. I’ll also be on LSD for the INTENSITY. Starting in 12 minutes! #cphmarathon follow Jody Barton on Instagram – @mrjodybarton  …

Abstractive Titles


Some works from my show at the itinerant gallery showing in Copenhagen. Open until 26th April, see their website for hours. My work is largely based on abstracting the titles of famous and expensive abstract paintings until they become semi-abstract themselves.

Black Submarine


So, did you know that Britain is planning on spending billions and billions of quids on a set of matching nuclear submarines to wreak nuclear doom on the planet if we get annoyed with someone or if someone accidentally launches the missiles, or there’s an a mad dictator. Or something. I did, so I did…