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"Toxic" wins Art Toppling Tobacco Leave a comment Read more »

“Toxic” wins Art Toppling Tobacco

Art Toppling Tobacco is a competition that encourages entrants to create art that does damage to the tobacco industry. My submission “Toxic”, showing the destructive nature of the tobacco industry, was awarded first prize! The contest was judged on World No Tobacco day and seven runners up…



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Art toppling tobacco

Art Toppling Tobacco is a competition that encourages entrants to create art that does damage to the tobacco industry. Below are my two submissions along with a short description for each. Toxic While the health risks associated with smoking are well known, cigarettes also have…


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Watercolor Tiger Tee

A watercolor tiger done for a watercolor themed challenge over at Threadless. My finished illustration is a combination of two real watercolor paintings plus some digital work. I painted part of the design upside down to get the drips to flow upwards. The colours were created…


Eight horse silver bar illustration Leave a comment Read more »

Eight horse silver bar illustration

To celebrate 2014, the Year of the Horse, I painted eight running horses on behalf of Australian Gold and Silver Exchange (AGSX). This illustration is inspired by the popular Chinese eight horse paintings which are often hung in a business or dwelling to bring success and good fortune. Chinese artist…


Akta-Vite packaging illustration Leave a comment Read more »

Akta-Vite packaging illustration

Akta-Vite is an Australian made nutritious chocolate food drink which has been on Australian shelves since 1943. Looking to invigorate their vintage label with bright and modern graphics, they approached me with a brief for a koala character illustration to feature on their labels. Initially the koala also…


Horses of Lore and Legend coin designs Leave a comment Read more »

Horses of Lore and Legend coin designs

AGSX has just released a new set of 1 ounce silver coins that I have been working on. The Horses of Lore and Legend set is a 3 coin set featuring six mythical horses from different legends from around the world. The horses include the…


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Cat Cafe logo

The concept of cat cafes is a phenomenon of growing popularity. In a cat cafe customers sit in a cafe environment where cats are free to roam around and interact with visitors. The concept apparently began in Taiwan, before spreading to Japan and now Cat…


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Dragon’s Breath schnapps label

Below is an illustration I knocked up fairly quickly for a drink label. The label is for my dad’s home-brew “Dragon’s Breath” which is butterscotch schnapps with a spicy twist. The aim was to have it look like a fairly authentic label so I made…


Mythical Creatures coin series: Dragon released Leave a comment Read more »

Mythical Creatures coin series: Dragon released

The dragon has landed! The 5th and final release in the the Mythical Creatures coin series was released this morning. This coin features a purple dragon fiercely guarding his treasure horde and is struck in 1oz of pure silver. The series was designed an illustrated by myself…


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