While I am eager and most excited to complete the final stages of VIZAĜO, a slight problem with a broken finger has forced me to be patient for a few weeks, something I struggle with on the best of days… Yet attempting to clamber up rocks on a bushwalk was so hilariously silly that I’m just going to […]
Following on from my previous post, which is all about the beginnings of a new deck of playing cards … This update takes a look at the suit of Clubs.. From the drawing board to preview of the coloured playing card artwork.
If you have visited here before, you’ll know I love cards (both Tarot and Playing cards). Having just published my second deck, I feel I’m still at the beginning of a most inspiring journey, which I hope will lead to many more cards in the future. In this post I want to share some of my thoughts and inspiration behind why I like […]
The Creative Pencil has found a new home After spending four years on the ‘Blogger’ platform, I decided it was time to bite the bullet (so to speak) – I needed to learn about migrating a blog from Blogger to a self-hosted WordPress site, so I could bring this baby home… There are great things about Blogger, don’t […]
After working on this project for near on 3 years you would think I’d have thought about the final size of the printed cards… not so (too busy drawing)… That is to say, I have always imagined the finished cards to be the same size as my Morgan-Greer cards, but to actually get out the […]
In this post I thought I’d talk a little about my drawing process with the tarot cards, before showing you the next 4 cards… hope you enjoy :) First I start with the idea – The idea is an important step, as once the image has formed in my head, the drawing is sort of […]
Hello all :) In between tarot cards I dived in and did a few drawings for a project I’m working on with a friend. The aim is to turn it into a book, so I’d best not give too much of the storyline away – though I think it’s safe to say the project focuses […]