Friday, 7 May 2010

Open House

This month my work will be exhibited in an Open House in association with Yellow House Art. Please come along and have a browse! There are some really great works up for sale. Click HERE for more information on the artists and the opening times/address. Look forward to seeing you there!

Artist in Residence

On the 21st May 2010, I will be doing a live drawing at the Residence Pop-Up Gallery/Restaurant for the Brighton Festival. Please book a place for Lunch at the restaurant and come to see me draw! This is the website if you would like more All work by the Artists in Residence will be auctioned off and the money will go to the Age Concern Charity. I hope to see you there!

Thursday, 6 May 2010

Lion Heart Herbs Logo

This is a logo for Elwin Robinson's Lion Heart Herbs Company. I drew the separate illustrations and then it was put together by Graphic Designer Lewis Packman, who also designed the website. You can see more of Lewis' work on his

Penny Black Rubber Stamps

I have been doing some new designs for Penny Black, which can be found and bought on the!

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' was one of my favourite books as a child. I recently went to an AOI event called 'Looking at Children's Books'. Judith Kerr talked about her life as an illustrator and signed my copy of the book which was really great. She also wrote and illustrated the 'Mog' books based on her own cat. Also speaking at the event was Alexis Deacon who I also admire.

Brighton Illustrators Group

I am now a member of the Brighton Illustrators Group! You can see my work on the The last meeting I attended was a talk by Rod Hunt who is one of my favourite illustrators and the chairman of the Association of Illustrators. He illustrated 'Where's Stig' which is a great book that was a best seller last Christmas.

Oliver Jeffers

I recently went to see Oliver Jeffers in conversation with Martin Salisbury which was really fun. It was very inspirational to see him in person and hear about his life as a successful illustrator. You can see his work on this website...

MA Sequential Design and Illustration

I have recently applied to study my MA in Sequential Design and Illustration at the University of Brighton. I hope to start this September and will keep you posted! I will be specialising in illustrating books for children, which is something I have always wanted to do. If anyone knows how to find funding/loans for an MA please let me know.

The Print Room

In June 2010 my work will be exhibited in The Print Room, Lewes. I will let you know when it's up! Please feel free to go and have a look, all my work will be for sale as framed, mounted and originals. To find out more about The Print Room, please click HERE. The exhibition will then be moved to Blow Up in Brighton for the duration of July.

Big Buck

Hello Everyone! WOW it's been a long time since I've posted anything on my blog. Here is another horse race illustration commissioned by Premier Equine Art. It is drawn using pencil and watercolour and I am currently working on another one in the same style. Please click for enlarged view.