Description This is an illustration depicting Mister Hofton's Scottish friend Hamish McSprute who once had a rather cunning plan for proving the existence of the Loch Ness Monster. He stood by the shores of the loch all day playing his bagpipes as dreadfully as he could manage until Nessy, who could not take any more, showed herself and attempted to eat him.
Simon Relf, Lincolnshire Member Since August 2007 Artist Statement Yours Mister Hofton is a book written by Andrew Argyle and illustrated by Simon Relf. Yours Mister Hofton is the story of a young girl called Kitty who is away at boarding school and very homesick when her Godfather, Mister Hofton, begins to write letters to her to cheer her up. Through these magical letters detailing the bizarre adventures of Mister Hofton, Wilberforce the Wafflehound, Chief Charley Crazy Horse and his many ancestors Kitty discovers that you are never truly alone for you take the people you care about with you.