Dinosaur drawings

The five dinosaur drawings are for a project I did with students called ‘Jurassic Park reimagined’. It was to both celebrate 25 years since the films initial release and also as a nod to the difference in understanding of how dinosaurs may have looked since then and now.        

Abstract artwork

I love abstract and abstract expressionist artwork. I love seeing an artist take just shapes, colour texture and composition and create a wonderful painting with balance and presence. My own abstract art takes ideas from NASA flight paths, orbital mechanics and planetary photography.    

Kennedy space centre visit

I tend to go on a trip to do research. In February 2019 I am going to visit Kennedy space centre. I always take photos and from them I will develop some drawings. Those drawings will often then develop into large sketches that allow me to experiment with colour, texture and overall composition.     […]

Apollo 11 inspiration

I was clearing out my parent’s attic and found some documents that were my Grandad’s. He was very interested in the moon landings and had collected souvenirs and information from 1969. It was sealed in ziploc bags. There were some amazing hand painted artwork and in depth information about Apollo 11, including a flight plan. […]

Space Race

I have been thinking a lot about the space race and 50 years since the Apollo missions and started to do some sketches for work to celebrate this.my choice of colours comes from colour schemes in retro Sci-fi films like Silent Running . The grey and orange are often put together in space suits or […]