Zombilby – Zombie Bilby illustration for Halloween Australia

Zombilby Zombie bilby illustration Halloween Australia

Zombilby Zombie bilby illustration Halloween Australia

Remember the Zombilby (Zombie Bilby) I created a few weeks ago?

Well here is some work in progress on that illustration. I decided to go back to basics and use pencils and markers to colour it in prior to scanning it in and touching it up in Photoshop. Do you like it?

Next thing is to put it on some merchandise in time for Halloween in Australia!

Cute Australian Wildlife October Newsletter and Dates for Calendar

October Calendar cute Australian Wildlife cartoon illustration

October is here and in the calendar this month is the adorable Ringo the Ringtail Pumpkin in time for Halloween?!  To see the full calendar please click here.

Today I have sent out my October newsletter providing all the latest news from my cute little world of Australian wildlife characters.  To subscribe please click here.

Some interesting dates to note for your calendar are:

2nd October – World Habitat Day
4th October – World Animal Day
7th October – Woolloongabba Conservation
7th October – Spider-Man walk and Drawing Group
14th October – Koala Survey on Stradbroke Island
23rd October – Aussie Backyard Bird Count
31st October – Halloween

Inktober & World Habitat Day koala conservation cartoon illustration

Inktober World Habitat Day koala conservation cartoon illustration

Drawlloween: Zombie Bilby (Zombilby)

Drawlloween Zombie Bilby Zombilby Halloween australia illustration

When I got home from the Inktober challenge I set about the Drawlloween challenge and today’s theme was ‘Coming Back from the Dead’. This could relate to so many endangered species, but I have recently been toying with the idea of a zombie bilby – Zombilby!

It’s a bit of a WIP illustration as I’m tempted to colour it in and convert it into a Halloween greeting card…

Save the Koala Day Conservation Sketch Illustration

Save the Koala Day conservation sketch illustration


Wahoo today is Save the Koala Day and therefore I was hoping to find a koala today but unfortunately to no avail.  To tell the truth I haven’t seen one in quite some time.  It just really highlights the endangered status of these beautiful marsupials that even my sightings are becoming rare from when I was seeing them every couple of weeks at Whites Hill Reserve.  So we must ensure we protect and save our koalas!

Therefore my cartoon illustration highlights this as it is a perfect branch for a koala to sit on but there is no koala…