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  • Loco Spotter's Guide Published by Osprey Publications

    Monday, 27 February 2017

    Osprey Publications have just published the 'Loco Spotter's Guide' which has been compiled and illustrated by Stuart Black. The book features locomotives that have graced British rails for over 200 years (from Puffing Billy to the Class 68). There are ove… Read the full article.
  • Busy Working on a Book!

    Sunday, 8 May 2016

    Stuart's is currently working on a book for Osprey Publications that will feature approximately 60 of his locomotive illustrations. Precise details are being kept on close hold but it should be in the book shops by the end of the year.There have been a nu… Read the full article.
  • 'Locomotive Legends' Artwork

    Wednesday, 18 March 2015

    As well as continuing to illustrate for the magazine 'Great British Locomotives Collection' (now up to issue 32), Stuart has recently been commissioned to provide illustrations for a new railway bookazine called 'Locomotive Legends'.  The first issue… Read the full article.
  • Lightning 60th Anniversary

    Friday, 11 July 2014

    Stuart has produced a print and a mug to mark the 60th Anniversary of the English Electric Lightning.  The prototype Lightning, the P1A, first flew on 4th August 1954 and a few Lightnings are still airworthy today at 'Thunder City' in Cape Town, … Read the full article.
  • Illustrations For 'Great British Locomotives' Magazine.

    Tuesday, 25 February 2014

              Stuart has recently been commissioned by Millbrook Publishing to provide illustrations for a new magazine called 'Great British Locomotives'.  Each issue covers an individual class of locomotive … Read the full article.
  • Stuart at 'The Great Gathering'

    Saturday, 9 November 2013

    Stuart recently spent a day at the National Railway Museum at York during 'The Great Gathering' celebrations - The 75th Anniversary of The World Speed Record for Steam which is held by the A4 pacific 'Mallard'. Stuart was signing prints for the 'Sir Nigel… Read the full article.
  • Busy with Private Commissions!

    Saturday, 8 June 2013

    So far this year Stuart has been busy completing private commissions, examples of which are as shown below:Caterham Super 7 'West Country' Class Pacific No. 34039 'Boscastle'… Read the full article.