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Note to Self: Lion

A recolored version of an old digital print I would draw differently now, even though it’s just four years later. I’d still keep the crazy wrong directions of the background layers, though, because of how I like it when they … Continue reading

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Reconsidering ‘Phlebas’

First attempt at a retro style cover for Iain Banks’s 1987 novel, Consider Phlebas.I chose this one for Illustration Friday this weekbecause the main character’s true identity isoften hidden behind a changeable face. The inspiration, circa 1970.Illustration by Jack Gaughan.

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Sketchbook: Mirror Shot from ‘Paris, Texas’

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Sketchbook: Mirror Shot from ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’

Okay, so now I seriously have to get back to work on my office stuff, ’cause there are 50 states, 10 provinces, half a dozen countries, and also a few parallel universes to fill up with mail. Not to mention … Continue reading

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Sketchbook: Lemmy Caution with a Camera

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Sketchbook: ‘Red Desert’

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Sketchbook: Mirror Shot from ‘Solaris’

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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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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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2012 Literary Festival Poster – Final Draft

The font, by the way, is Thin Air by Dinc Type, which is the most awesome fountain of type ever…

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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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Future Type of City Sketch

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IF – Obsession

The main obsession of the Googler is this: it’s pretty much all the time looking for you so that it can record all your thoughts and feelings and also the innermost parts of your soul, because the recordings are what … Continue reading

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