Monthly Archives: January 2014

Spirits of the Forest

I don’t think I could live permanently in any other country (well… cluster of Islands) – I love the British countryside so much. This is a picture about the feeling I get when I’m in the woods. Its an A2 … Continue reading

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Lots… Plenty… Too Much

When I’m doing a picture like this I usually chose a broad subject, then zone out and let my hand draw what it wants to. This one is kind of about excess, and how too much is a bit disgusting. … Continue reading

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Southwark marshes and the Rockingham Anomaly

London is a city of layers. Like a painting, some of the layers have been worked up so that they have become fully opaque- we can see only the top layer, the new modern buildings that seem to spring up … Continue reading

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Wild Hunt

The Wild Hunt is an ancient folk myth prevalent across Northern, Western and Central Europe. The fundamental premise in all instances is the same: a phantasmal, spectral group of huntsmen with the accoutrements of hunting, with horses and hounds in mad pursuit across the … Continue reading

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Serco Prize

So, one of my illustrations has been short-listed for the Serco prize. It’s going to be shown along with the 49 other short-listed illustrations at the London Transport museum in Covent Garden from February 14th. Of course it doesn’t have … Continue reading

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An Account of the Tragic Misadventures of the Whaleship Indescribable

This is a picture I did before Christmas. I love the festive season, but it seriously messes with my mojo… I started the new year feeling discombobulated and a bit lost, but I got all my strings back together now … Continue reading

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Owlton

Happy new year, a day late! I hope everybody had a wonderful festive season. Did anyone make any resolutions? I can never think of anything; this year I was just too busy thinking about owls. Here is a picture of … Continue reading

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