Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

At my local cinema on Waiheke Island, the poster for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was pinched from the hallway where people queue and buy tickets. It was the last one they had. I asked my partner, who works there, if I could make one up to replace it. This is drawn with a […]

Greta Thunberg cartoon

The original of this cartoon of Greta Thunberg is drawn in felt tip pen on the back of a Playmobil movie poster, size A1+. At the market stall I run on weekends it often inspires comment and discussion. Most people seem to like it, and seem to like Greta, but there are those who dislike […]

Superhero storyboards

Full colour superhero storyboards for a Motorpoint TV commercial, commissioned by Equinox Films, Manchester, UK. Director Phil Hawkins guided me through the script and I really enjoyed the chance to draw some dramatic, posed characters. I looked at the King of Comics Jack Kirby for inspiration. My associate Robert Smith did an amazing job with […]

Watersprite: Cambridge International Film Festival 2016

On 5th March 2016 I gave a lecture at the Watersprite Cambridge Film Festival, called The Art of Storyboarding. Pictures here show the 75-minute talk, which included practical demonstrations, slides and the participants creating their own simple, yet functional storyboards. The talk was well received and I have been invited back next year, which I […]

The Mice comic

The Mice book three is on the drawing board and here is a page from the final chapter. The two main human protagonists are learning how to fly on of the aliens’ giant flying forklift trucks. It seems they might just be about to have a mid-air collision…