Card Sharp: flashback to when Comic Creators delivered some ace playing card art for Childline – downthetubes.net

“Back in 2001, 65 of the world’s leading comic book artists illustrated a deck of playing cards to raise money for the British charity Childline, as part of the 2001 Comics Festival in Bristol.”

I had no idea about this, but as it combines my love of comics and my love of playing cards, I felt it was something I needed to let others know about. The whole story, Card Sharp: flashback to when Comic Creators delivered some ace playing card art for Childline, along with images of all the cards, is here courtesy of downthetubes.net and it’s great. It’s been 17 years since this happened and needs to happen again.

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  1. Hi, This page will not open — Can you fix?

    On Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 5:25 AM, Getting the Hang of Thursdays wrote:

    > captainjaq posted: “”Back in 2001, 65 of the world’s leading comic book > artists illustrated a deck of playing cards to raise money for the British > charity Childline, as part of the 2001 Comics Festival in Bristol.” I had > no idea about this, but as it combines my love of com” >

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