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Cartoonist John Elson's take on The Big Draw

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Bury Free Press cartoonist John Elson could almost have drawn a self-portrait for subject this week - The Big Draw.

Billed at the World's Biggest Drawing Festival, October is The Big Draw month.

Here John has his own take on the subject.

The Big Draw (52024157)
The Big Draw (52024157)

John, a self-taught artist, has been drawing cartoons for newspapers for nearly 20 years.

He draws the cartoons digitally using a stylus and large art tablet.

He also attends festivals, weddings and corporate events drawing live caricatures.

John Elson at work (52024088)
John Elson at work (52024088)

Visit John's Facebook page to see more of his work.

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