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Animated Sketchbook 1: Re Mi Do Do So

This is just an extremely rough quick series of sketches on the theme of communication failure, all animated in an old-style way. I can animate everything a lot smoother than this, obviously, but time’s an issue these days and it … Continue reading

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Sketchbook: Mirror Shot from ‘Breathless’

Actually, there are lots of mirror shots in Godard’s 1960 film. I can’t remember if there are any in Alphaville, but that’s what I’m looking for next. After I go work on some real world stuff for what I hope … Continue reading

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Sketchbook: Mirror Scene from a Chantal Akerman Film

Already you can see the theme is going to be mirror scenes, which are pretty interesting to me for lots of reasons. First of all, I like the way they multiply images in a shot. Plus I like the way … Continue reading

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Brand New Monsters

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‘Youm’ eBook Cover

A sketch for an eBook cover that I forgot to post a couple of years ago. The book, which I hope to do within the next couple of years, is Ugo Litorina’s la storia del pianeta di Youm. If it … Continue reading

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Worms & Germs

The whole main excuse for getting a tablet was so I could draw on it whenever I was away from my studio, which I used to be a lot and probably will be again pretty soon. (I say “excuse” because … Continue reading

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IF – Urban (Future Style of Yelp)

This is one of those drawings that I’m just kind of going to have to give up on after 97 million hours of struggle, even though it seems like it ought to be fixable, somehow. Anyway, I probably in the … Continue reading

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IF – Egg (The X From Outer Space)

Because that’s what you do when a UFO like a smashed jelly doughnut lays a glittery space egg on your spaceship. Nothing bad could possibly happen from taking the egg home and hatching it in an area with lots of … Continue reading

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IF – Eye Glasses (in 3D)

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2012 Life Raft Debate Poster

Probably the most fun poster I’ve ever gotten to draw in pretty much my whole life. I mean, I liked drawing the Literary Festival ones a lot, too, but now that job’s been inherited by students, which is of course … Continue reading

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eBook Cover: ‘The Red Wilderness’

The font’s not my work, but is instead Bellon Square, which I got from a CD of similar fonts that was in the back of the book Typography for the People, which is one of the world’s most awesome books … Continue reading

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IF – Suspense

I guess it’s extremely lame to post three versions of one drawing and to then try and make one of the versions fit this week’s Illustration Friday theme, even though the fit is, at best, only halfway in a sideways … Continue reading

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Fancy Monsters – New Cover

A new cover for the Kindle eBook of anaglyph experiments that you can download for free from here. The old cover was a very quick and awful cover. The new one was quick, too, but is a bit less awful.

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IF – Grounded

I haven’t drawn anything new in about fourteen hundred months and now I suddenly have to draw a bunch of stuff in the three days that I have left before school starts back again. I mean, the issue where I … Continue reading

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A Couple More Quick Anaglyph Experiments

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