Archive for the ‘Artists’ Category

Been doing some research into linocut printing as I have to produce one as part of my media and techniques module. Found some cool artists that I wanted to share. Sherrie Yorke I really like the sketchy, textured style and the feeling of movement you get from this piece.  Check out more of Sherrie’s work […]

Chris Wahl


Just randomly surfing the net for inspiration/research I came across a cool artist I wanted to share, or in the likely event that no-one’s reading this, preserve here for my own future reference. I love his style and, though seems he does a wide range of work, what I like most are his portraits/caricatures. Check out […]

The final lecture I attended during Creative Futures week was given by Chris Woodworth, an animator who has previously worked for Image Metrics, and currently for Traveller’s Tales games. I was a little unsure as to what this lecture would be about, but decided to go along and check it out anyway, as the computer games […]

The next lecture I attended was given by freelance illustrator extraordinaire, Jonathan Edwards. Check out his website here: Jonathan talked us through a slideshow of his work and career, which was a really interesting insight into the life of a freelance illustrator-  just seeing the breadth of companies he has created images for was a real […]

New day, new inspirations. The first lecture on the Wednesday was given by Alex Willmore and Lauren Sharpe, the collaborative force behind the upcoming graphic novel, Kronos City. You can find their joint blog here:    Alex draws the lineart, while Lauren is the colourist. In a world where increasingly it seems illustrators must be a […]

…Okay, so technically it was last week, but I took soooo many notes that the task of writing it up seemed rather daunting. I’m going to split the entries into the separate lectures to make it more reader friendly. :) The first lecture I attended on the Tuesday morning was given by Abi Whitehouse, who […]

Love hurts…


…cos I actually cut myself with a scalpel whilst making this. This was actually made during the first term of uni but I thought I would share it here as it’s nice to keep everything in one place, no?  These are really fun to make, if a little scary at first. The nature of the work means […]