THE BADLANDS

Here’s the progress on one of the latest illustrations; from a series of ten devoted to O’Dusara.  Alma stalks her way towards the twinkling stars in the Toxic Oasis outlands and the creature known as Banach -except for one problem -Banach is missing from...

HAPPY HALLOWE’EN (II)

Happy Hallowe’en, all you shrieking banshees and shuffling zombies out there!  Remember to keep your candles away from curtains and other flammables…you don’t want a fire going up and burning your neighbour to death.  Remember: be careful. It’s...

3RD COVER CONCEPT -‘O’DUSARA’ STAGES

Loved doing this one…probably my favourite out the three covers.  No end of trouble caused with the background shifting from a stone and smoke effect layered with a frame of barb wire, to the plain white background with the shards and beams depicting the pumpkin...

O’DUSARA 2ND COVER CONCEPT-‘GATECRASHER’

2ND cover concept, taken from the scene from the night of O’Dusara itself in the 3rd novel.  I thought I’d create the image from Templar’s POV having just gatecrashed proceedings unceremoniously.  The painting itself was relatively straightforward;...

COVER CONCEPT ‘CATS EYES’ ARTWORK STAGES

Here are the key stages for the 1st cover concept for ‘O’Dusara’, taken from a memorable moment early in the book.  A painting that I will forever remember as being straight forward until reaching the last paw, then becoming seemingly impossible to...

EXTRACT FROM ‘O’DUSARA’

Templar Isthmo stood behind the bar counter gazing into the amber liquid in his beer mug, deep in thought as the party swirled and buzzed around him. It wasn’t the first celebratory event the Superjug had hosted at short notice.  Almost a set previous the fight...