Build and Learn

Posted by on Nov 7, 2015 in bear, Children's book, Illustration, Mailers, promotion
Build and Learn

Some new illustrations. I am aiming for a set of seasonal illustrations, so here’s winter and fall.

Dare

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in bear, Illustration
Dare

Working on some new illustrations. I’m thinking about making some prints to sell, and these bears are my first attempt at some styling with words for them.

Sir Demyan

Posted by on Jun 8, 2015 in Children's book, Illustration
Sir Demyan

I’ve been working on some new characters. They started out as work mates – though I’m not sure what kind, some kind of side show I think – but they recently got married and now have a daughter. Meet Sir Demyan and his husband Paul, and their daughter (who appears a lot in my drawings, […]

The bears were hungry

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in bear, Children's book, Illustration
The bears were hungry

More images not making in onto the portfolio page. Safe to say there are even more than this. I need a new animal. I have a series sketched out for this weekend that don’t involve the bear. He might even be doing something other than eating children.

Painting Last Winter

Posted by on Feb 22, 2015 in colour, Illustration, Painting
Painting Last Winter

About this time last winter I took a landscape painting course. Despite the drive in nasty snowy weather many evenings, it was a pleasant respite from the day-to-day, and from the normal art that I do. I always like the chance to force myself to work larger, and on things other than bears.;) Of course […]