Sunday, 23 December 2012

Owl be back!

Latest illustration for the guys over at the M.R. James Podcast

Wednesday, 5 December 2012

It's alive...

who wants to share in my new Horror Themed Coffee Shop franchise? Eh, no-one?

Monday, 26 November 2012


Quick bit of fun to celebrate the new Hellboy in Hell series.

Friday, 23 November 2012

First Print

Rubber stamp meets watercolour paper. And a little bit of colour.
1 step closer to that Etsy store...

MR James, In the Library, With the Skull

latest illustration for the most excellent MR James Blog-cast.
head over here to hear it...
CAUTION - Mike drops an F-Bomb. Well it is scary.

Sunday, 4 November 2012

Show some Backbone

Reminded of the brilliance of this after the Gatiss Euro Horror programme.

Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Little Pig...

Not very Hallowe'en but here's the latest in the 'Totem' series. 
Coloured version to follow.

Sunday, 28 October 2012

Latest Illustration to accompany the excellent M.R. James Podcasts over at 

Thursday, 25 October 2012

Calvin is not in the house...

Calvin & Hobbes piece done for fun for the #DrawCalvinandHobbes challenge over at
With great respect and apologies to the genius that is Bill Watterson.

Monday, 22 October 2012

Moon Cat

slight edit and simple one colour, so far.

Sunday, 21 October 2012


Line work finished. Now a cack handed attempt at colouring...

Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Full Moon

A background piece for upcoming image. Just a wee taster.

Mr Poynter

Image for the brilliant 'Podcast to the Curious' website. Go visit them.

Monday, 8 October 2012


practice piece for another James image. first nib pen drawing.

Friday, 28 September 2012

no laughing matter...

Few more of the old card paintings.

Thursday, 27 September 2012

By Jeeves!

one of a set I painted, (yes with real paint and everything), a while back for face cards based on British comedians. It was a personal project, nothing published or anything. might scan some more.
It's one image flipped, obviously.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Well, done!

not exactly what I had planned, but near enough. bit of a mismatch of styles but can correct that sometime in the future.

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

WIP (well in progress)

start of a page for the Treasure of Abbot Thomas. Not hugely familiar with well heads, so prob entirely wrong. (perspective is still a little funky)

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Thursday, 13 September 2012

The Ash Tree

Finished off the earlier sketch. Pretty happy with it.

gamey type stuff

found this from a wee while back. I was in Disgaea Mode it seems.

Buried pt2

Liking this a lot more.

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Buried ink

Still not really working. Cant work out if it's too detailed, bad composition, or me being rubbish. 

Saturday, 8 September 2012

Glass Monkey

The basis for a more finished piece.

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Girl 2

forgot to finish here goes. second daughter.

Friday, 31 August 2012

Baby Bell Jar BW

Baby Bell Jar

"...dont put baby in the glass jar." ongoing 'character' sketch.

Thursday, 30 August 2012

Enough Belasco!

Happy enough with this at the mo to walk away.

Pan handle

bit more detailing and a touch of grey.

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Hell House cont

slight continuation of yesterdays.

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Sunday, 26 August 2012

Saturday, 25 August 2012

variant on a theme

Sun, Sea and Statues

Few sketchbook scans from last weeks holiday.

Friday, 24 August 2012

ropey col job, but just so get the general idea of scale.

simply barbarian.

Thursday, 9 August 2012

nearly what I'm after with this. still got the other 2 sisters to add.

Wednesday, 8 August 2012

first very quick sketch for a bigger piece based on Woman In Black. So much lovely imagery, great to see Hammer back in there.

Tuesday, 7 August 2012

Wednesday, 1 August 2012