Thursday, 28 June 2007

First Published Work

My work is in a digital arts magazine, which is very exciting! so i thought i would share it with you all:

This is the magazine

and this is my work (from earlier in my blog no less...)

The article is about the best (digital?!) work from this years D&AD "New Blood" show
needless to say im very happy to see my work in print.

Tuesday, 12 June 2007

Conflict Diamonds

blood from a stone

This Illustration came about from reading about the violence in Sierra Leone and Liberia (funded by illegal diamond trafficking. I thought the phrase "Getting blood from a stone" was somehow appropriate to this continuing problem of weapons finding there way into the hands of child soldiers via illicit arms sales.

Sunday, 3 June 2007

FT Article Illustration

illustration for an FT article

I chose an article from a recent FT Magazine about the life of an FBI agent for my latest practice exercise. The agent specialized in recovering stolen art by going undercover so i played with concealing identity to represent him.

Old Drawing

Old work 2
Old work 1

Inspired by Adams recent drawing post I decided to post some old drawing I did in my first year with Quink ink and instant coffee, the technique is a bit like watercolour but it smells weird (because of the coffee!)

Old work 3