You may have noticed that the site went offline for a couple of weeks. This was due to an update to WordPress that was incompatible with the plugin we’ve been using to provide easy navigation for All Over the House comics since we first launched the site, back in 2009. Apparently the plugin hasn’t been…Read more
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We’d just like to say a big thank you to Chief89, who has generously sponsored us on Patreon. Chief89 is helping us to keep going with our comics; and we really appreciate it. Thank you!
It’s amazing to think that we’ve reached 1300 episodes of All Over the House. I still vividly remember jotting down episode ideas and layouts on a packed train the way to and from my job at Ofsted back in 2008. Back then, it was a struggle to find good ideas and even more of a…Read more
King Con 2015 – Durham, England
Zoë and Jenny will be at King Con in Durham, North-East England on Sunday 15 October. The new All Over the House and Nob Mouse collections will be on sale, as will Jennifer’s phenomenal Stars novels (Bringing Home The Stars and Twinkle Little Star). We will both be signing books and Zoë will be doing sketches. If…Read more
The First Prime Ministers
For the background of today’s comic, I needed to draw the first three Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom, from back in the reign of King George I. Those Prime Ministers are: Sir Robert Walpole (later Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford, KG, KB, PC), Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington KG, KB, PC and Henry Pelham,…Read more
In the five years since Jennifer and I started All Over the House, I’ve tried to better my artwork at every stage. We have experimented with a variety of different styles, from monochrome characters and bare whitespace backgrounds; to no-outline backgrounds; to crosshatch shading; to standard shading; to no shading. It’s been a long and…Read more
Going behind the scenes
Jennifer and I often have quick “script meetings” to discuss the comic and decide how we will set out each episode. Sometimes we only do one comic per meeting, sometimes we plough through a load of strips in one session. We thought some readers might appreciate a chance to look behind the scenes, so I…Read more
A Fresh Start
Hello and welcome back to All Over the House. It’s a new site, a new look for the comic and a fresh start. As long-time readers may already know, All Over the House is published by All Mouse Media Ltd. A few years ago we started discussing the possibility to consolidating all the comics published…Read more