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The Mummy

Another of my hark backs to Fighting Fantasy. I’ve now taken to colouring in the pen and ink fantasy creatures series, and …

Let’s dance

A return to Inn from the cold and a change of media. I’m probably going to have to digitally colour this one …

Bringing down the moon

Scattering is the working title for a series of illustrations exploring magical and mythological creatures inhabiting modern cities. Aside from being a …

Wraith

The idea for this wraith came from the description of the spirit stalker from the old Fighting Fantasy series – a breed …

Skeleton horseman

Ever since Jason and the Argonauts, skeletons have been my favourite undead. I find them much easier to draw if I leave …

Harpies

Another character piece for my fantasy encyclopedia project

Steampunk Gunner

This was one of my two entries into a recent Deviant Art competition that inspired my development of a more realistic style. …

Iron Cat

I only had a couple of short sessions at John Scurr primary school and most of the workshop was drawing improvised picture …

Arya Stark sketch

Arya’s probably the most sketched GoT character on the internet, probably because she’s the favourite character behind Tyrion. The majority of the …

Severus Snape sketch

I’m not sure you can read Harry Potter without hearing Alan Rickman’s voice over Snape’s dialogue. He’s a great character – moving …

Nephilim

Another charachter sketch from Gnosis. The nephilim is more of a concept than a character but I really like this pen and …

Lightning sketch

This Lightning design¬†was my entry into the Deviant Art competition promoting the launch of another revamp of the Final Fantasy character. I …

The Z word

Zombies. We tend to identify with the zombie apocalypse when you’ve had one of those days. Or weeks. Or years. When the …

Introducing Coco

This is one of the draft illustrations for Janet Noble’s new series of books that I like to think of as comparable …

In praise of Sketchy

I wish that PhotoShop had this tool. Maybe the newer versions do? It’s http://www.pixlr.com Sketchy pencil tool and it’s about the only …

Mech sketch

I spent a pleasant evening working into this sketch again after having abandoned it for about 10 years. I’d got fed up …