Yellow Submarine – Bill Morrison’s Odyssey Through Pepperland

Friday, 23 September, 2022 - 10:00
Come and journey with the Fab 4 through the Sea of Monsters, dodge the scary Suckophant and through the Sea of Green to Pepperland.

Artwork from the Yellow Submarine graphic novel by Bill Morrison

Artwork from the Yellow Submarine graphic novel by Bill Morrison

Artwork from the Yellow Submarine graphic novel by Bill Morrison

Windermere Jetty Museum
23 September 2022 - 2 January 2023
Open daily but closed 25 – 26 December
10.00am - 4.00pm

Experience the Apple Bonkers, the dreaded Flying Glove and the final rescue of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band from the Blue Meanies!

In 2018 Bill Morrison, one of America’s most respected comic artists, was commissioned to mark the 50th anniversary of the Beatles film, Yellow Submarine. His graphic novel is a joyful celebration of this landmark animation that was central to the shaping of the psychedelic 60s.

Featuring sketches, preparatory work and some rare examples of the Beatles in comics, Yellow Submarine – Bill Morrison’s Odyssey Through Pepperland, charts the creation of a unique piece of visual storytelling.

Bill Morrison, creator of the Yellow Submarine graphic novel, has worked with The Simpsons creator Matt Groening as an illustrator and writer for The Simpsons and its associated comics, as Art Director of Futurama, and Executive Editor of Mad magazine.

Come and meet the artist Bill Morrison 1-2pm on Sunday 16 October

Bill Morrison will be available in the gallery to answer any, and all, of your questions about his work, his journey into Pepperland and his love of the Beatles!

Cover artwork from the Yellow Submarine graphic novel by Bill Morrison