Pirates, Pants and Wellyphants: The Illustrated World of Nick Sharratt

Until 21 August 2015

The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2BT

Free admission: Tuesday – Saturday, 10am – 5pm


Nick Sharratt, the man behind the instantly recognisable illustrations for Jacqueline Wilson’s Tracy Beaker books and other much-loved characters from the hundreds of books he has written and illustrated, is the subject of this colourful, humorous and hands-on exhibition.

Exploring Nick’s passion for drawing, from childhood to his current status as an internationally renowned illustrator and author, the show features many of the well-known characters that Nick has illustrated over the years, including Tracy Beaker, Billy Bonkers, Daisy, Hetty Feather, Caveman Dave and Pirate Pete, as well as a host of animals, and vast quantities of food and clothing.

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