I was excited to be approached by Caplan Estates, An agency in Loughton Essex, who required a ten metre long wall frieze for their office. I produced a series of drawings of landmark buildings in their area, which were printed onto bespoke wallpaper. My drawings have also been used on their website and literature. You […]
Around a year ago, I was introduced to game designer and all round excellent fellow, Mark Calver. Mark and his partner Janine had been working hard, perfecting a zombie card game. We met up in the Yellow Book (A Steampunk bar in Brighton UK) and played his game, with text only cards created in Word. Despite the […]
I have been working ways of using colour in my illustrations. These ink drawings have been “colorized” in Photoshop, using the Hue and Saturation tool with “colorize” ticked. I am quite pleased with the depth this effect can add to a drawing. any thoughts or criticisms are most welcome! The two pictures below are plates for my […]
The wonderful startup Burnt Axe, have asked me to produce an illustration which will be laser etched into a guitar. They are making some amazing guitars, which leave them both beautifully decorated and professionally set up. You can check out their mighty works here: http://www.burntaxe.com/ They also do skateboards! Here is one of their designs (not […]
Well line lovers, I recently returned from Milan, in beautiful Italy, where I had a meeting with a wonderful company who make hand crafted leather bags. This is the high fashion stuff! somewhat outside of my usual world but it was incredible to see all the skilled crafts people making the bags, and I was made […]
Dear line fans, I recently produced an illustration for grim story “Bat Boy” in the latest issue of The Ghastling. The Editor says of this issue: This issue is, I warn, far more gruesome than the previous three – far more ‘Grimmsian’ where the family unit is troubling, unsettling, terrifying even, and far from the […]
On 27th April 2016, Corridor Gallery Brighton will host a month-long exhibition of my large pen and ink drawings. The work is an exercise in world building, the pictures portraying large scenes from my imaginary world “The Cloudtop Archipelago” “The Cloudtop Archipelago” was created as a repository for story and picture ideas, which I […]
Last Saturday I went to the launch of West Indian Pale Ale (WIPA), by Downlands Brewery. The beer is called WIPA, it’s hoppy and flavourful with a tiny hint of coconut in the background. It is also bloomin’ strong at 6.5%. I had a great night with the lovely people of The Duke of Wellington […]
I made this poster for the new film being shot by Richard Anthony Dunford. It will be used as part of the set. Richard has won several awards for his short films, so I’m really looking forward to seeing the finished work.
Just finished this huge pen and ink drawing. Now, I’m fantasising about an huge 59.4cm x 84.1cm book of drawings in this style… hmmm maybe one for Kickstarter?