Saturday, 18 June 2011

Don't panic Mr Mainwaring!

One of the current trends over here and on the net is a WW2 poster that has recently come to light and been used for everything from aprons to mouse-mats.

The posters message is very simple "Keep calm and carry on". Details of the original are to be found here.

Inspired by Glenda the Good Witch from the Octopode Factory, I've created my own variation on it.

For those who aren't over here, the title comes from Dad's Army, an old comedy series about the Home Guard.


  1. Its turned out really well and I like the theme. Dad's Army is brillant!

  2. The Glenda looks any thing but calm! :))
    great page

  3. Brilliant page! Made me laugh!!! ;))

  4. I love your page and I love 'Dad's army' as a child... yes, it was on television in the Netherlands too... I can still humm the begin-tune... ha, doing it right now!

  5. hehehe Nigel !! hahaha you made me smile big and laugh today so THANK YOU ! XD
    I know.. once I get hooked on something, oh my energy goes so deep into it and I'll explore around until I get bored =)
    Hope you are having a great start of the week ! BIG HUGS !

  6. hahaa leave it to you Nigel to put a super twist on things!


  7. OK, first of all I'm so glad you pointed out this poster since I've never seen it and it's awesome!

    And then your version! SO COOL! I love it!