Recently we have been in the process of moving house and my stepson wanted to make his mark on his new room, I wanted to create something that was personal to him. He is a gamer as are most teenage boys so I wanted to reflect that in the artwork. I really was unsure of how this would turn out but judging by the feedback I have had I think it turned out pretty well.
Olivia Bentley 2020 so far has been very busy, I have been working on more bespoke prints for clients, I have created my first Time magazine inspired print for the owner of Sheesh restaurant in Essex. I am also continuing to create images based on VOGUE magazine, my latest is inspired by Olivia Bentley from Made in Chelsea.
Great to see my Vogue illustration of Sophie Hermann framed and on the wall alongside Sophie herself. These are proving so popular right now, to get your own illustration of yourself on a #vogue cover please contact me via my contact page or email me. These are the perfect gift too, the current lead time is around 3 weeks, so get those orders in asap.
I had the pleasure of meeting Dara O Briain at an awards ceremony this week, he was very entertaining as usual and we spoke about the artwork I created for him which appeared on The One Show earlier this year. The sketch depicted him as an egg which he loved, he has since contacted me and I will be working on the image to create a digital image for him. Watch this space.
As far as I can remember I have always been creative, from drawing a blue strip at the top of a piece of paper to represent the sky and the green strip at the bottom to represent grass, then to Senior school getting an A1 in Art. I then went to College to use my drawing skills and follow a course into Design, my design career has taken different paths, Graphic, Architectural and Engineering. I still work in Engineering, working on various projects in Oil & Gas, this is very technical design work and to keep my creative side going...