Vine. - Thoroughly entertaining. Fellow story bloke who sits under the stairs.



Life Drawing Dump...

Life Drawing has started up again!! Most of the old guard are back with a few fresh faces joining. It's amazing how rusty you can get over a few months even though I draw every day on the job.




What a final!

Scoreboard: Score⋅board - Pronunciation [skawr-bawrd, skohr-bohrd]\ n.
1.-A large, usually rectangular board in a ballpark, sports arena, or the like, that shows the score of a contest and often other relevant facts and figures, as the count of games and sets in a tennis match.

Elation: e⋅la⋅tion - Pronunciation [i-ley-shuhn]\ n.
1.-A feeling or state of great joy or pride; exultant gladness; high spirits.
2.- Roger Federer

Dejection: De*jec"tion - Pronunciation [di-jek-shuhn]\ n. [L. dejectio a casting down: cf. F. d['e]jection.]
1. A casting down; depression. [Obs. or Archaic] --Hallywell.
2. The act of humbling or abasing one's self.
Adoration implies submission and dejection. --Bp. Pearson.
3. Lowness of spirits occasioned by grief or misfortune; mental depression; melancholy.
What besides, Of sorrow, and dejection, and despair, Our frailty can sustain, thy tidings bring. --Milton.
4. A low condition; weakness; inability. [R.]
A dejection of appetite. --Arbuthnot.
5. (Physiol.) (a) The discharge of excrement. (b) F[ae]ces; excrement. --Ray.
6. Andy Roddick

"Elite sport is played out in an arena as wonderful as it is cruel, and only the bravest need apply."


Wimbledon begins

Some doodles that appear by the side of tumbnail panels, on the back of pieces of paper...and then some actual work (kind of)...Want to get to grips with Panavision? Go look at Sergio Leone.




Occasionally we go for lunchbreak at a pub...this is not that pub. (and yes my dip pen did go spolt...)


Look out, here comes the....

second-post-of-the-day...oh I'm mean, "Spider-maaaan".

Bank Holiday Weekend

Blisteringly hot...for the UK. Hope everyone had fun!

(Some sketches from the square outside my house)



...and maybe the last at the rate I blog!

Anyways...moving up in the world. Now I'm working on feature here at Aardman...Pirates to be precise. Wicked cool.