These are paintings I made to celebrate 50 years since the Apollo mission. They are based them on my amazing trip to Kennedy space centre earlier this year.
I love retro tech, old school sci-fi art and 50s, 60s and 70s sci-fi movies. I like the graphics on old tech and I love ray guns. I grew up watching old science fiction films and couldn’t wait for a future of space ships, flying cars and blasters. Instead we got information communication technology, smart… Continue reading Future of flying cars?
60s forbidden planet style ray gun.
In the year 1998 my friend Dylan Crowe and I cycled coast to coast across the U.S.A. It was one of the most inspiring and life affirming adventures of my life. 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of that ride. I decided to do some work to celebrate that as a present to Dylan. 2o years… Continue reading Trans-American 1998
I am not particularly interested in software. Digital technology leaves me cold. I prefer a penknife to an App. As someone who loves the outdoors, motor cycling, mountain biking and hiking, nothing gives me greater pleasure than packing a bag with survival kit ready for a day trip or expedition.
Retro 70s colour schemes really turn me on, so much so that when I first saw the Moto Guzzi V7 special in Black and orange it quickly became my favourite bike, two months ago I finally got hold of one of my own and decided to do a drawing of it. I was trying some… Continue reading Moto Guzzi V7 special
I am fascinated by engineering. By machines that let us explore the real world. Hardware not software. Bikes not Bytes. Anything that makes us look upwards and outwards. To explore. I look back at older technology to inspire the future. I love retro Sci-Fi art and films and use the idea of orbital mechanics to… Continue reading Engineering