Hi, my name's Craig Hood (as you might have already guessed). I was born in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland in 1963, but I spent the first 25 years of my life in Rosyth.

I built, and look after this website, The Shapists website, and Aidan Bremner's website (Ewen Bremner from trainspotting's dad).

I also built Jill Bryson from Strawberry switchblade's website.

Here's me growing up and down.

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I stayed in London for a couple of years then back to Dunfermline, I went to Dunkeld for a weeks holiday in November 2002 and fell in love with the place. I ended up staying there for about two years.

On the 9th/Sep/2004 I headed off in a campervan to europe, after a year and a half "living my dream" of making a living by playing music I am currently back in sunny Scotland.

This is me heading off on the ferry.

Here is a photo of my family taken at my sisters wedding at Aberdour castle in July 2005.

Left to right : My brother Gary, my niece Kayleigh, Kayleighs mum Lorraine, my Dad Ian, my sister Karen, my niece Heidi, my brother in law Neil, my Mum Lorna and me.

And me again at the wedding.

Some favourite films: Amelie (And other Jean-Pierre Jeunet films), Me and you and everyone we know (Miranda July), No country for old men, Raising Arizona (And other Coen brothers films)

Happy go lucky, Nuts in May (And other Mike Leigh films). Taken, Eagle vs shark, Office Space, Ghost world, Cape fear (1991), Scott Pilgrim vs the world.

Here are some photos of me over the years.


June 2003

Favourite comedy series: Spaced by Simon Pegg and Jessica Stevenson.

With "Shepey" around the 90s maybe.

Some favourite bands/musicians : David Bowie, David Byrne, David Gates, Strawberry Switchblade, Cocteau Twins,

Joanna Newsom, Devon Sproule, Zero 7, Matthews Southern Comfort.

And reluctantly with my hair down.

Maybe around the early 90s.

At pontins Prestatyn during my new romantic phase 1984ish.

Another photo from pontins.

Favourite guitarist : Stochelo Rosenberg. Favourite drummer : Yogi Horton.

Around 1980ish.

With my brother.

At Camdean primary school.

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