Last night I was watching my other half play Diablo 3 and admiring the cut scene animation. Specifically the amazingly detailed, static illustrations with some depth, camera movement and effects. It’s such an awesome story telling technique. I’ve seen this style before but didn’t now what it was called. Fortunately my other half, Callum, knows […]
Last year I donated an illustration to GOSH Monster Book to help raise funds for Great Ormond Street Hospital. I had the pleasure of creating a monster based on a drawing by kids from the Royal School of Ballet. You can see my contribution to the project in the illustration gallery. Because I have the […]
2012 has been a fantastic year so far. Many exciting projects completed, on going and upcoming. The latest animated web video is for the Charity Bank as part of the Move Your Money campaign which featured the animation in their blog. You can support the campaign by liking their Facebook page and pledging to switch […]
In November and December 2011, I went on a 5 week life drawing course at QUAD, taught by Sam Malone, a highly experienced 2D and 3D classical and computer based animator and designer who started her career at the Walt Disney animation studio in Paris. I heard about the class from an article in Hatch’d […]
If you pick up one of the latest copies of From Dusk 2 Dawn, you can read an article about my business and how it started up. You can read the whole magazine online if you can’t find a paper copy.
I had been debating whether to buy a tablet PC for a while but gave into temptation in November last year. At first I thought tablet PCs were something a bit better than a smart phone but not as good as a laptop. I mainly use my PC and laptop for art and design work […]
Some of you may remember my previous website and it’s clunky layout. It had many problems such as messy coding, out dated tables, image maps plus terrible load times. All these problems were my own doing…I constructed my site using guess work and Dreamweaver MX 2004 for dummies. I can draw and make pictures move […]
On Friday 2nd December I will be drawing anime portraits and selling my Christmas card designs at the QUAD in Derby. QUAD Derby – Don*t Panic! Festive Gift Bazaar Free Entry QUAD is holding its annual Festive Gift Bazaar on Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd December 2011. Stalls will be dotted throughout the QUAD building, […]