Robocop Black Metal, Brisbane Drawing Group and Sketches

  As August is now upon us it’s time to reflect back on a few things I did in July… Firstly I am a huge Robocop fan and also love the music genre black metal.  So I thought I would combine the 2014 rebooted movie’s black suit with some music imagery for my own personal […]

A love catching possum, Koala cartoon work in progress, Monthly Social Sketches and a trip to Curious Affection

Hi everyone and welcome to my April blog post ­čÖé  Here you will find ‘Love Catching’, my latest cute design for Ringo the Ringtail Possum, a cartoon work in progress for the Australian Koala Foundation, a bunch of pictures from the social art groups I attend, my selection of images from the amazing ‘Curious Affection’ […]

Brisbane Writers Festival

I went to Brisbane Writers Festival today to see the Drawn from Experience panel discussing graphic novels. Jan Bauer was one of the panel members who was promoting his novel The Salty River of his journey of self discovery as he walked the Ihere Pirnte. I was captivated to buy his book and went to […]

Inspired By – Ralph Steadman

Over the last couple of months I have been fascinated by Ralph Steadman’s I Leonardo. His use of ink and colour is just outstanding. I learnt that he never pencils first, just goes straight into the picture, and that’s how it creates such an organic feel to it.┬á I just love flicking through the book. […]

Inspired By: Surrealism

This time I have taken an interest in surrealism.┬á And out of all the books I got out of the library I took most liking to ‘The Tree Show’ by Mark Ryden┬á– his website is worth a look, his imagination and realism is something else!! I liked the theme of making something big but still […]