Oor Cabbie

Oor Cabbie is inspired by Rainbow City Taxis from Aberdeen. Wullie and his chums would always be messing about in his beloved cartie. He would surely have pretended to be a taxi driver at some point in his play.

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John Hunter Barrie

Originally from Dundee, John worked as a lettering-layout artist at D.C. Thomson on a huge variety of publications including The Beano, Dandy, Wizard, Hotspur, Victor, Jackie, and many more. He then moved to The Sunday Post newspaper. He designed Oor Bowie and A’body’s Wullie for the 2016 Bucket Trail. After 38 years with DC Thomson, John decided to semi-retire and keeps busy working on art commissions and personal art projects.