100% recycled paper Bee cards. SOLD OUT. 2nd print due mid-2021.
Set of four Bee Cards & envelopes, 100% recycled paper. Artwork by Holly, printed in Bangalow, NSW. Set of four: Blue-banded bee (native Australian), Neon cuckoo bee (native Australian), North American honey bee & European honey bee. Artwork drawn with Sennelier oil pastels. C6 size. Cost includes postage worldwide.
ALL COMICS & ZINES ARE FOR A MATURE AUDIENCE.
What do you do when your not-quite-old Father becomes psychotic? What happens when the medical establishment and his (third) wife turn a blind eye? What happens when you become his carer? This comic book tells the story of the horror and hope Holly experiences as her dad is thrust into a double diagnosis of Parkinsons Disease then full-blown Psychosis. ‘Dad’ is an A5, 24-page colour comic book, printed on 100% recycled paper at her local printers in Bangalow. $20 including postage worldwide.
I Don’t Need To Have A Baby
An 8-page petite zine about Holly’s personal revolution from a lifelong dream of having a family to being content and liberated without one. Neither for or against motherhood, this zine urges for a universal acceptance and respect of all women, regardless of child or partner status. Handmade and photocopied at the local library. $10 including postage worldwide.
Grace is the story of Holly’s maternal grandmother and her journey with chronic pain, suicide and the subsequent impact on her family. A tragic-comic-memoir. Black & White, A5, 24 page. $16 including postage worldwide. Shortlisted for the Broken Pencil International Zine Awards, 2020 (comic section).
The Jesus Guy
Delivered in Holly’s signature style of heart, humour & bone-raw honesty ‘The Jesus Guy’ is a mini-comic that chronicles how a short-lived relationship can have a lifetime affect. Four page, colour, A5 booklet. 2019. $14 including postage worldwide.
Octopus & Lamb
An 8 page, A4 black & white comic about animal rights; delivered in an intimate, accessible and sometimes humorous way. $15 including postage worldwide. Shortlisted for the Broken Pencil International Zine Awards, 2019 (comic section).
Curious Places I’ve Made Love
An 8-page petite zine of Holly’s sometimes extraordinary lovemaking experiences. Hand-drawn, hand-painted and photocopied at the local library, this adult-themed zine is truly ‘wildcrafted’. ‘This is really out there’- Walt. ‘She is the Anais Nin of Comics’ – Sarah. ‘Holly has too much time on her hands’ – ex-lover. $10 including postage worldwide.
The Book Of Wonder
The Book of Wonder’ is a collection of comics, short stories, funny anecdotes and heartfelt drawings. A 20 page, colour A4 book. $15 + $5 post.
Byron Bay, a Time and Place
Shortlisted for Ledger Award- Australian Comics Award 2018. ‘Byron Bay, a Time and Place’ is a comic about Byron Bay in the early 90’s. Holly arrives as a teenager and falls in love with a person and a place. However, Holly learns that even in paradise, life can be painful. A 12 page A4 comic. $15 including postage worldwide.
A4 Comic & Zine Value Bundle
1. Byron Bay, a Time and Place. 2. The Book of Wonder. 3. Octopus & Lamb. $40 including postage worldwide. (Photo: Scott Radie)
A5 & Petite Comic / Zine Value Bundle
1. Grace. 2. The Jesus Guy. 3. Curious Places I’ve Made Love. 4. I Don’t Need To Have A Baby. 5. Dad. $45 including postage worldwide. (Photo: Bevan Moir)
Comic / Zine Bundle
All eight comics & zines, bundle deal. $85 including postage worldwide. (Photo: Paula Bannan)
Donate to keep Holly’s art practice alive and thriving! $50 donations receive an original drawing by Holly. Thankyou! (Photo: Esa Lilly)
‘Very moving and carrying the essence of what comics are all about, translating emotions and dreams in creative images…keep on doing more, more and more!’ – TOME, comic author.
‘What a beautiful beautiful story. Every frame was a lifetime told with tiny strokes. You are so freaking creative, it’s inspiring’ – Nicolette Boaz, composer.