Light boxes used to be quite chunky – a light bulb inside a box with an opaque panel to work on, simple but effective. The one I used to use generated quite a bit of heat due to the incandescent bulb and had only one light setting, how things have changed looking at these new […]
Christmas 2011, the holiday season was about to begin.. I was just about to begin the slow down for the holidays, you know the usual sort of thing, mulled wine, ginger wine, mince pies, backing up my files, fixing things, you get the idea. So mid-bite through a mince pie I’m offered a small project […]
Sometimes you’re offered a project that ticks all the boxes right away. Let’s go back to September 2012 when one such project fell in my lap.The game was called Looksi Pinball and was intended to work with a hardware overlay for an iPad or iPhone to provide.
This is a blog entry to let you know (yes ‘you’ that solitary soul peeking around the door at the back of the room) that I shall be writing a new blog entry very soon. This is a rock!
I like pixel pushing, I like pencils, I like my Wacom tablet, I like water colour paints, I like…. I like… I realised the other day that I’ve spent most of my professional life drawing digitally. When I say digitally I refer to the creation of graphics (mostly for games) on a computer screen using […]
Here we have two sketches… But not just any old sketches oh no oh no oh no… These are sketches of something that is in my book (yes that book!). These are sketches of a Blobbit repaired ‘Matter No Splatter’ transportation device. Usually these devices appear unbroken but sadly this one wasn’t so lucky. But […]
I often feel obliged to write something here when there’s nothing to write other than endless meandering dribbles of uninteresting facts about this and that. Today however I decided I would write something, so here’s some text… oh hang on a mo…. I’ve already finished….Oops… Here’s a pointless sketch about arrows.. The wit that follows […]
Late 2006 I started designing the sprites for Blobbit Push and one of the characters I came up with was a small droid known as a Box Droid which later became a series of droids all based around the same box like design. With the new game in development and the totally separate but loosely […]