We are introducing a few of our characters on this website; more will be added before the exhibition opens in March 2018. To see the full line up join us at the exhibition at Woods Restaurant from 16th March 2018.
Chris loves doing what he does. He is one of 100 members of the British Cartoonist Association and the holder of Cartoonist of The Year award, with specific reference to his caricatures work for Ottokar's Bookshops.
Ben has been working with Syrian Refugees through his charity, Empathy Action, and feels as though a circle is being completed. Recently, a Syrian asked him a question which struck a chord with Ben at the deepest level,
‘Maybe you would be my friend?’
Unable to compete with her partner’s love of heroin she fell into joining him and quickly became an addict.
That was 10 years ago.
Maxine is clean, has a wonderful and rewarding job, and has raised three children herself, of whom she is rightly proud as they have all become successful in their own rights.
Polly is the co-founder and face of The Pickering Cancer Drop in Centre. Meeting Polly is like meeting a hug in human form.
Lionel is one of the main reasons the renowned Thursday nights Jazz on the Pantiles has survived, grown and thrived.
Beau won two awards in 2017. He was presented with a certificate by The Friends of Tunbridge Wells and Rusthall Commons to thank him for his help as a volunteer on the Commons. He was then a finalist in the Young Volunteer category of the annual Love Where You Live Awards organised by Tunbridge Wells Borough Council.