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Footnotes: Writing these footnotes two years after actually having drawn the strip I can only say that I sort of understand what I was trying to achieve and can see how I evoled to what I would describe as a higher porn, ie, Kent and Courtisan. Here we have one of the tarts changing her t-shirt. I figured at the time that watching a girl change her t-shirt would be erotic, or at least stimulating. Tarts was my first attempt to do something different and it has many failings, but the idea is still strong. Obviously this kind of routine needs strong artwork and my draughting is embaressing to say the least. I think in comparison to everything else its not bad, but this kind of work relys so much more on the art being good, and that is exactly what I focussed on in Kent as a lesson learnt in Tarts. You have to bear in mind that my other main stories such as Partisan were more story focussed. In retrospect as well I realise that I was never really paying much attention to the anatomy in any of my stories. It was like if I could get it half right that was enough. If I were to do Tarts again I would spend as long making sure each image was perfect, ie, each girl, that there was nothing awkward. I scare myself really because I though tarts was pretty good back then. I knew the humour was poor and I knew some of the anatomy was bad, but looking at it now, it all looks so empty. Theres so little background or depth in these panels. I think my art is sort of poor really to the extent that I have to labour twice as hard on the background to bring it to any truly presentable state. For the life of me I dont know why this strip is so popular.....