Welcome to Cairnstoon: The movie


Wings Over Scotland cartoonist launches book

THE Leiper Fine Art gallery in Glasgow’s city centre hosted the launch event for Wings Over Scotland cartoonist Chris Cairns’ new book of cartoons, Welcome to Cairnstoon, on Monday night.

Watch this video of the event – made by Phantom Power – featuring interviews with Cairns, Observer columnist Kevin McKenna, fellow cartoonist and publisher of the book Greg Moodie, Leiper Fine Art gallery owner Ewan Kennedy and CommonSpace editor Angela Haggerty.

Read more about the book in our interview with Chris Cairns here , along with his views on the current landscape for cartoonists and the differences between Yes and No artists during indyref.

To buy Welcome to Cairnstoon and support new media cartoonists, visit Chris Cairns’ website .

A second launch will take place in Edinburgh this Thursday, 29 October, from 5.30pm-8pm at the Free Space Gallery.

Picture courtesy of Phantom Power