Tag Archives: collage

bugs

i’m working on a series of insect-based illustrations using ladybirds (or ladybugs), as the starting point. here’s the first two i’ve completed. there’s been some new challenges in producing them – although they only contain about 40-50 individual cut pieces … Continue reading

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riso printing @ rope press

i recently attended a riso zine workshop at the splendid rope press in birmingham.  i’d been wanting to attend one of their workshops to learn a bit more about and have a go at the risograph printing process for a … Continue reading

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handmade boutique

“handmade boutique is a collective of midlands based independent designers that make beautiful lifestyle products and gifts for all ages.” their store in the touchwood shopping centre of solihull recently relocated and reopened and i’m proud to say that they … Continue reading

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birdy business card

just a quick post to show you my new business card that i got printed earlier this week.  i’ve had them less than a week and already want to get new ones printed with a different bird illustration on each … Continue reading

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squeeze (part 2)

i thought it was about time i shared some of the awesome work my colleagues produced as part of the first staff show at the further education college where we work.  as if we didn’t have enough to do towards … Continue reading

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new technology (squeeze part1)

here’s some new work that i produced for a group exhibition at the fe college where i work.  i’d been meaning to go back to robot characters for a little while and this seemed like a good opportunity.  they are … Continue reading

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season’s greetings

well, hello there. i hope that you all had a great christmas and i wish you all the best for the new year. it’s been a while since i wrote on here (so my first new year’s resolution is to … Continue reading

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inkygoodness bermat character comp pt.ii

i wrote last august about a competition run by inkygoodness that i’d entered a couple of character designs into – and i was lucky enough to be shortlisted and selected for their exhibition from 300+ entries.  the exhibition, at the … Continue reading

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birds

i worked on these little critters a couple of weeks ago and was really chuffed with how they turned out.  they were a lot of fun to do so i’m going to do more of them and develop work that … Continue reading

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merry christmas

i’d like to wish all followers, readers, fellow bloggers and anyone else: a very happy christmas.  here’s a picture of my three christmas card designs for 2012…  one is of the santa maria del fiore (taken from my florence sketchbook), … Continue reading

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