Chris Broderick lived most of his life in the Medway Towns where he met Billy Childish through one of his early music groups. He went on have Billy edit and publish his poetry through Hangman Books and record/collaborate with his group The Singing Loins.
Here we are pleased to publish on Hangman Books his last ever collection of writing: all short stories of 150 words, written at the rate of one per day during his last days.
The woodcuts and watercolour were made specially by Billy to support and help fund this publication.
All items can be purchased individually.
Billy Childish x Chris Broderick - All The Whooshing Stories - Woodcut and Watercolour - 2023
Medium: One colour woodcut on Agawami Kitakata paper + "Swan and Fish, 2022" watercolour on paper + 77 pages paperback in printed Kraft card wraps, with foreword by Billy Childish
Woodcut size: 21.5 x 26.5 cm
Watercolour size: 25.3 x 35.5 cm
Paperback size: 23.4 x 15.8 cm
Edition of 500 books of which the first 50 are signed and numbered by Billy Childish on the Foreword page, on woodcut and watercolour
Price per signed book: £ 20 SOLD OUT
Woodcut price: £ 125
Watercolour price: £ 3,500 SOLD OUT
These limited edition Billy Childish woodcut and watercolour are available at L-13.