Friday, 25 March 2016

Questions on the subject of character design

Here are my answers to a series of questions on the subject of character design from one of my MA students... as usual, my answers are spoken not written.

Questions for Jo

Tuesday, 16 February 2016


My first graphic novel, Geis (pronounced gesh like mesh), is now finished and will be out this summer!
As a small preview, here are a few pages from near the beginning of the story.  The speech bubbles are not included - you'll have to wait til summer for them!

Sunday, 31 May 2015

me me me

Here I am talking, A LOT...

Ever have any questions about Jim's Lion?  Want to know why it's so weird?  Want to hear me jabbering on for minutes on end? Well, I've answered just about every question you can think of and it's all on film... right here

Friday, 8 May 2015

dissertation time

I have been answering questions for students on the MA in Children's Book Illustration... If you're finishing your essay this weekend and want to listen you can hear some of them here.

Monday, 6 April 2015

even a journey of a thousand miles... know the rest.

I officially began artwork on my comic Geis today.  I managed two panels, uncoloured, in one day.  At that rate it will probably take me until 2020 to finish it.  Thankfully not all of the panels are full of wiggly trees...