Standing for almost 120 years our building, St Andrews Printing works has impacted the local community of Laurieston for generations. We decided to display this impact though the eyes of a traditional Jotters family. Showing how the family and the building have changed and evolved up until the present day.
We decided to use the Simpsons as our family so that the viewer could recognise the different family members, going from Grandpa Simpson, Homer to Bart. However, we felt these American figures didn’t connect the city of Glasgow itself. So we decided to combine these characters with The Broons family, which come from a traditional Scottish comic. And thus created The Sim Broons.
Some examples of our characters