2018 is the first time I have participated in Inktober and for those who do not know what this means, Inktober is an artist challenge that runs the length of October in which artist post an ink drawing everyday to social media. It is a way for artists to force themselves to push out work as fast as possible while and at a steady pace for one month.
King of the Dead. Drawn on 9 x 12 inch watercolour paper with Micron 0.5mm pens. This is the cumulation of about 40- 50 hours of line drawing, crosshatching, and stippling. This piece is the most detailed ink drawing I have ever untaken and a progression in different techniques which I feel I am starting to master. This is a representation of the King of the Dead is
I have recently just completed a logo design for a contracting company operating out of Vancouver, British Columbia called Caledonia Contracting. Caledonia is the Latin name that was given to what today is Scotland by the Romans when the Roman Empire spread up into Britain. The client came with the idea that he would like to use a rook from a chess set in the design as it
After years of pondering, a few failed launches due to lack of skill in dealing with the complexity of these pieces, I began to undertake colouring the Delicate Balance series. Over the last 6 months I have coloured three of the original ink drawings digitally, using Photoshop. I have learned a lot from colouring these and they are responsible for an incredible increase in my speed and knowledge
Welcome to my new website! I am very excited to finally have a professional, easy to navigate gallery interface which showcases both my traditional, hand drawn pen and ink drawings and my coloured Photoshop artwork. It is a portfolio of only my newest and favorited artworks. The artwork that I am most proud of and the pieces that stand above the others. I feel like my artwork has hit