Friday, 26 March 2010

Annual Reports

It's always a treat to see my illustration's printed and in context.... here it is in Ipswich Building Society's annual reports. Looking forward to the weekend now after a busy week - off to London for the day tomorrow....

Wednesday, 24 March 2010

Eat me

Not long ago I did some illustrations for some recipe cards for Eat Me - a new food magazine. They look at food through the cultural spectrum of fashion, film, music, literature and art. It's coming out on Monday . I will post up some pics when I get my copy, in the meantime check out

Street sign rubbings

Finally the weather has been dry enough to do some rubbings of street signs! I saw a sign in Ipswich the other day to do with Ipswich's nautical history which should make a great rubbing... watch this space.

Tuesday, 23 March 2010

editorial illustration!!

One of my illustrations for Ipswich Building Society was in last week's newspaper....

Wednesday, 10 March 2010

Print studio

I spent a morning in the print studio making a lino print of a door for my change of address cards and trying out my new letterpress numbers.

Thursday, 4 March 2010

Porto fish

I'm doing some illustrations for a new London based food magazine, one of the illustrations is set at a market so I was going through an old sketchbook looking at some drawings I did at the market in Porto a couple of years ago and found these fish. I drew the fish using carbon paper...

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

Lino prints

Here are a couple of prints from a recent lino taster day I went on... using paper stencils and then cutting into the lino, its definitely something I want to do again and learn more.

Sail boat

This photo is from a sunny day down at the Waterfront a few Saturday's ago. I really liked the shapes of the sails and the letters and numbers on them.