Author: Edgeworth Johnstone

  • Chatham Dockyard Diary Episode 18

    Chatham Dockyard Diary Episode 18

    Since June last year, I’ve been keeping a YouTube video diary of my Monday afternoon painting sessions at Billy Childish’s studio in Chatham’s Historic Dockyard in Medway, Kent. Billy kindly invited me round in winter 2013 and I never left. The videos are  intended to be exclusively of my solo work, but Heckel’s Horse (collaborations…

  • Heckel’s Horse Jr. Studio Video

    Heckel’s Horse Jr. Studio Video

    Heckel’s Horse Jr. is Edgeworth Johnstone. Under this alias, Johnstone paints copies of Heckel’s Horse paintings in his home studio in Muswell Hill, London. Heckel’s Horse is a painting collaboration between Billy Childish and Edgeworth Johnstone. Since 2013, Childish and Johnstone have made roughly 200 paintings together, at Childish’s studio in Chatham Dockyard.

  • Heckel’s Horse Jr. is Stuckism

    Heckel’s Horse Jr. is Stuckism

    If you want something done, do it yourself. Heckel’s Horse Jr. at Highgate Gallery (details below) is the Heckel’s Horse exhibition that never was. Having a solo show for Heckel’s Horse has been continuously spoken about for nearly ten years, but never allowed to happen. Seemingly forever consigned to the long grass, stuck on an…

  • Some new Heckel’s Horse Jr. drawings

    Some new Heckel’s Horse Jr. drawings

    Oil pastel and pencil on paper. Drawn in March 2023. Getting most of the work done for my Heckel’s Horse Jr. exhibition in March 2024 at Highgate Gallery in London. Hoping for a good turn out at the Private View. : Exhibition Title: Heckel’s Horse Jr.Venue: Highgate Gallery at Highgate Literary & Scientific Institution11 South GroveLondon N6…

  • Random photos and vid

    Random photos and vid

  • Nirvana Guitar Tutorial Videos

    Nirvana Guitar Tutorial Videos

    Below are some Nirvana guitar tutorial videos I’ve put on YouTube. They are closeup demos of the fingers, showing how to play the songs. They have the chords typed on the screen. My band plays a lot of Nirvana covers. As did my previous band, Elbow Sisters. To see all my current bands Nirvana covers…

  • Building Heckel’s Horse pages

    Building Heckel’s Horse pages

    Spent this afternoon building Reddit and Pinterest pages for Heckel’s Horse, and making the above YouTube video. Also see the Heckel’s Horse Facebook page and Instagram. Heckel’s Horse is the name given to a painting partnership between myself and Billy Childish. We’ve been making these paintings since 2013, although only a couple post-covid. I think…

  • Heckels Horse link

    Heckels Horse link


  • mushrooms drawing

    mushrooms drawing

  • After Heckel’s Horse16

    After Heckel’s Horse16

  • After Heckel’s Horse 15

    After Heckel’s Horse 15

  • After Heckel’s Horse 14

    After Heckel’s Horse 14