Illustration

Tokyo Tower

I have finished up this work for the Sweet Streets Exhibition. Now I need to find a suitable frame, and get working on my other pieces for the show. Here is a funny video of a smidgen of the the process. Mostly this is me twiddling my pencil! The girl was inspired by one of … Continue reading

Inspiration

Microvision

Today is the Microvision 5 Auction. If you are a fan of fantasy illustration and art, then perhaps you will be familiar with the amazing artists in this auction. Irene Gallo and Dan Dos Santos curate the auction whose proceeds go to help future illustrators through the Society of Illustrators student scholarship fund. They asked … Continue reading

Illustration / Inspiration

Fairytales and the art of Edmund Dulac, Jessie Willcox Smith & Dorothy M. Wheeler

I love fairy tales. “The Princess and the Pea”, or the “Nightingale” remind me of the reading corner in the Library in Port Elizabeth, or having my mom or dad read us “The Faraway Tree” before bed. The stories were great, but the illustrations really captured my imagination. I hope the following collection of images … Continue reading