Queen Elizabeth and James Bond

From the archive I unearth this commission, for marketing specialists Big Smoke Media. Commissioned in 2013, it was printed on

Finding Hope: Seeking Refuge in Aotearoa New Zealand

I was commissioned by Holocaust Centre of New Zealand to create eight comics, designed to be printed on 2m high banners, for a

Musashi – Energy Amplified storyboards

Storyboards for Musashi energy drink TVC, directed by Jeremy Mansford. For Unlisted Melbourne and featuring UFC’s Rob Wh

What is a storyboard?

A storyboard is a outline or design of an idea which is to be filmed. Usually a sequence of hand-drawn frames, the aspect rati

N K Ashworth Draw Me A Hero

Very pleased that N K Ashworth’s novel Draw Me A Hero is on the shortlist for the New Zealand Book Awards 2021. It is a

Judge Dredd from the archive

An old Judge Dredd drawing from 2004. Created on Bristol board, the inked with a Brause 361 nib and brush, using Indian ink.

London Inferno Jack Kirby cover

I have been studying the work of Jack Kirby, the preeminent US comics artist of the 20th century. Creator of Fantastic Four, T

Scotscare illustration

Recently I produced this illustration for Scotscare, a charity which assists London-based Scots. The brief was to depict a fam

Roger interviewed by Gulf News

By Sandra Chesterman. Originally published in Gulf News, Auckland. Its genesis was in a 2002 meeting between French writer Lau

Pandemic Personas CX toolkit

Good to see my illustrations contribute to helping businesses negotiate the pandemic. Engine Service Design commissioned me to

Translating comics

It was fun translating my graphic novel from French to English. Fortunately writer LF Bollée gave me free rein. I began the t

London Inferno on Markosia

London Inferno is now available to buy from Markosia, through this link, both book and pdf. Crime graphic novel, 86 pages, mat

Crime graphic novel

The rights have been re-acquired to London Inferno. An 80-page crime graphic novel that I illustrated in 2003, it was written

Character design for Jasper Fforde

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 peopl

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

service design storyboards

Recently I gave a talk about drawing service design storyboards. It was hosted by Erick Mohr and the Service Design Network, w

Top 10 tips for artists

Superhero storyboards

Full colour superhero storyboards for a Motorpoint TV commercial, commissioned by Equinox Films, Manchester, UK. Director Phil

Mice graphic novel

A page detail from The Mice book three, which is almost finished (as I have been saying for a while now). Seriously! Diana mee