Friday, August 23, 2013

Reject #29

After today's Ben Affleck Batman news, here's a cover for Batman: Jekyll and Hyde...
Pen, ink and Photoshop, 2005.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Reject #28

Only had room in the book for a couple of my fine art paintings. Here's one of the rejects...
Acrylic an panel, 2006.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Reject #27

Page from User, written by Devin Grayson, published by Vertigo.
Digital, Painter and Photoshop, 2003.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Reject #26

Marvel Zombies sketch cards, 2008.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Reject #25

Inside front cover for the first Judge Dredd Megazine. With apologies to Smith, Gibbons, Bolland and McMahon.
Acrylic on CS10 board, 1990.

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Reject #24

Pig picture for a t-shirt for a con in Lisbon.
Brush, ink and Photoshop, 2005.

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Reject #23

Page from a silent story for Expresso.
Watercolour over photocopy of pencils, 1991.

Friday, August 16, 2013

Reject #22

Pencils and inks for a story in Spider-man Unlimited #8.
Marker and ink, 2005.

Reject #21

Wraparound cover for the Judge Dredd Yearbook 1994.
Acrylic on board, 1994.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Reject #20

Did a few pictures of the comedian/actor Bill Hader for Mean magazine.
Brush and ink, 2008.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Reject #19

Another UKCAC convention booklet drawing.
Pen and ink, 1995.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013


Out in November from Image

32 PAGES / FC / M
Winters escaped one prison only to find himself trapped in the Trask Mansion with the last of his team of ghost thieves. Will their first score also be their last? The first arc ends here!

Reject #18

UKCAC convention booklet.
Pen and ink, 1992.

Friday, August 09, 2013

FATALE #20 cover

Reject #17

College illustration project. The illustrator Martin Chatterton had been in teaching us and was a big influence on this piece...
And this was before computers so the type was set by hand in metal!
Ink and gouache, 1987.

Reject #16

My dear old dad...
Pencil on paper, 1976.

Thursday, August 08, 2013

Reject #15

Promo piece of most of the Vertigo characters that were around back in 1993...
Used for a Diamond calendar and maybe elsewhere I think.
Brush and ink, 1993.

Wednesday, August 07, 2013


A few weeks ago Duncan Fegredo showed me the cover art for the new project he's doing with Mark Millar. Feeling inspired, I quickly knocked up an idea for a logo just for fun and sent it to Duncan. He liked it and showed Mark, and after a bit of back and forth we decided on this...

Here's the original logo and a second idea...

Reject #14

Cover for an issue of a Chewbacca mini series.
Acrylic and Photoshop, 1999.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Reject #13

Here's a cover painting I did for the dummy issue of Expresso magazine that came out from Fleetway in the early 90s. Design by Steve Cook.
Acrylic and pastel, 1990.

Monday, August 05, 2013

Reject #12

Quick colour rough I did for Sleeper to give the colourist an idea of how I saw the book coloured. Keeping it muted with a limited palette and hardly any modelling.

Brush and ink, Photoshop, 2002.

Friday, August 02, 2013

Reject #11

Aquaman trading card.
Pen, ink and Photoshop, 2005.

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Reject #10

Friday 13th, drawn in 1987 while I was still at college, but not published until 1988 in Nikki comic.

Reject #9

Sleeper Season One #2 cover.
Pencil, 2002.