Inspired by the sea otters on blue planet, an idea for another picture book… Okie the otter, Lives under the sea, Amongst all the fishes, She swims happy and free. She swims in through the coral, Out through the reeds, Darting this way and that way, At the highest of speeds. She plays with the […]
My latest project is illustrating a picture book ‘Lennie the Penguin’; a story about a grumpy penguin that hates snow. When an Albatross flies in and tells Lennie about another land where there is no snow, Lennie sets off on an adventure of self discovery.
This project is now complete – please see the portfolio project Project in progress – illustrating my poem ‘The Crossbreeding Zoo’. Let me tell you, my friends About The Jumbled Up Zoo All the animals are mish-matched And they’re waiting for you. There’s an animal they call The Bumblebear So loveable and cuddly With its […]
To celebrate a fantastic 18 years since its founding, on the 20th October GI hosted a party at the Natural History Museum in Oxford. This 28 page A4 programme was created to support the evening, and to celebrate some of our most exciting projects.
As a bit of CPD I’ve been working through some of the projects in the book ‘The Process – A New Foundation in Art and Design’. These activities are designed refine conceptual thinking and problem solving skills, and are a great way to experiment with completely new ideas. Here’s the some of the results.